|Death: ||Apr., 1944|
He died suddenly at his residence of a heart attack. He had been in failing health for some time.
He was the son of Theodore and Laura (Hopkins) Bender.
He was born in Douglas, IL, and had lived there until he came to Bloomington. He was a member of the Presbyterian church in Newman, IL, and a member of the Modern Woodman's lodge.
He was an employee of the Cecil Harlos company in Bloomington and president of the local plasterers' union.
Survivors included his wife Ella May Bender, who had been an invalid for a number of years; two sons, Raymond and Leon Bender; four sisters, Mrs. Mabel Chilcott, Mrs. Emma Anderson, Ms. Charlotte McQuoid, and Mrs. Theodore Glucker; three brothers, Otis, Ralph, and James Bender; and four grandchildren.
Ella Mae Bender (1884 - 1964)
Clear Creek Cemetery
Created by: Jim Bohn
Record added: Mar 31, 2010
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