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Amos E. Bendon

  • Birth 28 Apr 1873 Iowa County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 5 Feb 1954 Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
  • Burial Portsmouth, Shelby County, Iowa, USA
  • Plot V-01-05
  • Memorial ID 17853822


Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at Our Lady of Fatima Church at Portsmouth for Amos Bendon, 80, longtime resident of Shelby County, who died Friday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. James White, in Omaha.

A native of Iowa County, he is survived by two sons, Owen of Portsmouth and Jesse "Jack" of Salem, Oregon, also two daughters, Mrs. James (Elva) White of Omaha and Mrs. Andrew "Dick" (Hazel) Gau of Portsmouth. There are also several grandchildren and brothers and sisters.

Pauley Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Burial was in Portsmouth.

From The Harlan News Advertiser (Harlan, Iowa) – Tuesday 09 Feb 1954

NOTE: Jack was edited and corrected to show his real name as Jesse "Jack" of Salem, Oregon and Mrs. Richard White was edited and corrected to show Mrs. Andrew "Dick" (Hazel) Gau from original copy.

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  • Added: 8 Feb 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17853822
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Amos E. Bendon (28 Apr 1873–5 Feb 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17853822, citing Saint Marys Cemetery, Portsmouth, Shelby County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by The Seeker (contributor 46855953) .