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 John H. Bender

John H. Bender

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Death 27 Apr 1934 (aged 84)
Burial East Zorra-Tavistock, Oxford County Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Memorial ID 22053334 · View Source
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Gospel Herald - Vol. XXVII, No. 8 - May 24, 1934, page 174, 175, 176
Bender.-John H., eldest son of Christian and Catherine (Honderich) Bender, was born in Waterloo Co., Ont., Aug. 5, 1849; died April 27, 1934; aged 84 y. 8 m. 22 d. He was a member of the A. M. Church from his youth. In January, 1872, he was married to Barbara Brenneman of Perth Co., Ont. This union was blessed with 3 children (Jacob B. Bender and Lydia at home, and Mattie-wife of Christ R. Iutzi), all of East Zorra. His wife preceded him in death more than two years. He leaves 1 son, 2 daughters, 17 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, 3 brothers, and 4 sisters. After his marriage in 1872, he had his home on the 16 line of East Zorra Township, and in all these years he never missed being home a night, except two years ago when he made a trip to Clarence Center, N. Y., for a few days. Services were held at the home by Jacob R. Bender, and at the church by D. D. Lebold, Chris Schultz, and D. S. Jutzi. A large host of friends gathered to pay the last respects to the departed. Burial on May 1 at East Zorra A. M. Church.

NOTE John died Apr. 27, 1834 according to his obituary above, and 1 day later according to his gravestone.



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  • Created by: Allan Dettweiler
  • Added: 9 Oct 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22053334
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John H. Bender (5 Aug 1849–27 Apr 1934), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22053334, citing East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra-Tavistock, Oxford County Municipality, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Allan Dettweiler (contributor 46892100) .