Ashley Nicole Bender

Ashley Nicole Bender

Lewisburg, Union County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 9 Aug 2005 (aged 12)
Snyder County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Beaver Springs, Snyder County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 11525983 · View Source
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Ashley was killed as a result of an auto accident on Route 522 in Franklin Township.

Ronald Young, had a blood alcohol level three times the legal limit (0.246 percent) when he lost control of his 2003 Pontiac Sunfire shortly after 10 p.m. Tuesday and collided with a 2002 Honda Civic driven by Jenelle Mattern. Also killed was Erika Mattern, Ashley's best friend.

She was a daughter of Jeffrey L. and Angela S. (Romig) Bender of RR1 Beaver Springs.

Ashley attended West Snyder Middle School and had just completed sixth grade.

She was a member of the Nor-Cen Penn "Soccer Babes," and played softball. Ashley loved being with her many friends, playing on the computer, swimming, attending the Middlecreek Area Community Center and spending time with her sister, Becci.

Ashley was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, McClure.

Surviving, in addition to her mom and dad, are three sisters, Emily K., Elizabeth M. and Rebecca L. Bender, all at home; maternal grandparents, Carlo and Linda Romig of RR1 Beaver Springs; maternal great-grandmother, Thelma Swab of Beavertown; paternal grandparents, Gary and Carolyn Bender; paternal great-grandparents, Charles and Francis Jo Bender, all of Lewistown; four aunts; four uncles; and 10 cousins.

She was preceded in death by an uncle, Paul C. Romig, in 1990.

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  • Created by: CHO
  • Added: 12 Aug 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 11525983
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ashley Nicole Bender (24 Sep 1992–9 Aug 2005), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11525983, citing Adamsburg Cemetery, Beaver Springs, Snyder County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by CHO (contributor 46624480) .