|Birth: ||Apr. 1, 1923|
|Death: ||Jan. 15, 2007|
Meta H. Bender -- Red Wing
Tue, Jan 16, 2007
RED WING -- The funeral for Meta H. Bender will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. John's Lutheran Church in Red Wing, with the Rev. Todd Engel officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery.
Mrs. Bender, 83, of Red Wing, died Monday (Jan. 15, 2007) at St. Brigid's at Hi-Park in Red Wing.
Meta Hertha Rother was born April 1, 1923, in Schlesien, Germany. She graduated from high school in Germany in 1941, and in May 1958 she came to Red Wing. On Oct. 28, 1958, she married Adolph Bender at St. John's Lutheran Church. For several years, she worked as a cook at Haven Homes. She and her husband enjoyed traveling and made several trips to Germany to visit family and friends. A member of St. John's Lutheran Church, she was active in the ladies guild, served on the funeral luncheon committee and visited shut-ins of the congregation. She enjoyed nature, animals, gardening, shopping and Bible classes.
There are no immediate survivors. She is survived by a cousin and many friends. She was preceded in death by her husband on March 13, 1993, and two brothers.
Visitation will be an hour before the service at the church.
Memorials are preferred to a charity of the donor's choice.
Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel of Red Wing is in charge of arrangements.
Adolph C Bender (1914 - 1993)*
Saint Johns Cemetery
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Originally Created by: Gare Kunert Allen
Record added: Jan 16, 2007
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