|Birth: ||May 9, 1914|
|Death: ||Oct. 10, 2006|
Patriot-News, The (Harrisburg, PA) - Thursday, October 12, 2006
Minnie E. Bender, 92, formerly of Mechanicsburg, passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2006 at Church of God Nursing Home.
Mrs. Bender was born in Cumberland County on May 9, 1914, the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Miller) Ritter.
Minnie was a member of the First Church of God, Mechanicsburg and was an avid bowler and enjoyed her son's and grandson's antique shop and spending time with her grandchildren and walks.
She was the widow of John I. Bender and Randall Shettel.
Surviving are 3 grandchildren, Donald I. Bender, Jr., Lori K. Davis and Michael A. Bender, Sr.; a sister, Pearl Humes; 7 great-grandchildren; and 8 great-great-grandchildren. Minnie was preceded in death by a son, Donald I. Bender, Sr., and a great-great-grandson, Nicholas.
Funeral services will be held in the Myers Funeral Home of Mechanicaburg at 11 a.m., on Friday, October 13th, with The Reverend David Learn officiating. Burial will be in Mechanicsburg Cemetery. There will be a viewing Friday from 10-11 a.m., at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Church of God, 28 E. Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 or Pinnacle Health Hospice, 3705 Elmwood Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17110.
John I. Bender (1911 - 1986)*
Donald I. Bender (1936 - 2004)*
Plot: Section 11, Lot G3
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Feb 15, 2013
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