|Thlema Maxine Bethard Bednar|
|Birth: ||1929, USA|
|Death: ||Jan. 29, 2001, USA|
Thelma Maxine Bednar "Max" (nee Bethard)
Age 71. Monday, January 29, 2001 at Silver Cross Hospital. Born in Dearborn, MI and a resident of Joliet the past 50 years.
Surviving are her husband of 38 years, Richard A. Bednar of Joliet; seven children, Phyllis (Raymond) Hoffmeyer of Plainfield, Debbie (Rich) Reyes of Morris, Terry (Greg) Gilmore of Surf City, NC, Joyce Greg of Joliet, Rick (Loretta) Bednar of Ft. Sill, OK, Donna (Jay) Wade of Jones, OK and Rhonda (Wade) Lake of Joliet; 16 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers, Dwight Bethard and Bud (Jean) Bethard, both of Southern Illinois. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive.
Preceded in death by her parents, Victor and Effie Bethard; one grandchild, Alex Gilmore; and two sisters, Helen Piper and Virginia Goodman.
Funeral services for Thelma "Max" Bednar will be Thursday, February 1, 2001 at 7:00 PM at the West Chapel. At her request, cremation rites will follow. Visitation THURSDAY 2-7 PM at:
FRED C. DAMES WEST CHAPEL
3200 Black at Essington Rds.
For information: 741-5500
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Feb 04, 2001
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