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Frank Augustus Bender, Jr
Birth: Jun. 16, 1941
Death: Jul. 28, 2011

Renowned artist. Worked tirelessly as a forensic artist to create facial reconstructions of deceased individuals and possible perpetrators. Mr. Bender was one of the founding members of the Vidocq Society, which is dedicated to solving cold cases. He was a frequent guest on the television show America's Most Wanted. He created a bust of murderer John Emil List which was featured on AMW in 1989, which led to the arrest of John List in June, 1989.

Cause of death: Cancer.

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Many thanks to New York Historian for sponsoring Mr. Bender's memorial!
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Janice L Bender (1948 - 2010)
 
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Frank Augustus Bender Jr
EM3
US Navy
Vietnam

Recomposer Of
The Decomposed
 
Burial:
Washington Crossing National Cemetery
Newtown
Bucks County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Fluttergirl
Record added: Jul 29, 2011
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Frank Augustus Bender, Jr
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You gave so much and your work was amazing.
- Jewelღ
 Added: Nov. 18, 2011

- Pamela Cullen Matteson
 Added: Aug. 21, 2011

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