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J. Lester Bender
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1899
Death: Oct. 26, 1993
Bloomington
Monroe County
Indiana, USA

He died at the Bloomington Hospital.

He was the son of William Henry and Mary Frances (Huntington) Bender.

For some 30 years he and his brother, Gene Bender, owned and operated the former Bender's Restaurant in downtown Bloomington. He served as Monroe County sheriff from 1933 to 1934 and he was also involved in the Bender Lumber Co. for several years. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church and Gideons Bible Society.

Survivors included two brothers, Eugene and Harold Bender.

He was prededed in death by his wife, Ethel, three sisters and one brother.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Henry Bender (1866 - 1959)
  Mary Frances Huntington Bender (1868 - 1965)
 
 Spouse:
  Ethel Sommers Bender (1896 - 1993)
 
 Sibling:
  J. Lester Bender (1899 - 1993)
  William Harold Bender (1911 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Clear Creek Cemetery
Clear Creek
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Jim Bohn
Record added: Mar 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50481643
J. Lester Bender
Added by: Jim Bohn
 
J. Lester Bender
Added by: Jim Bohn
 
J. Lester Bender
Added by: Jim Bohn
 
 
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