Mary Eliza <I>Ware</I> Bender

Mary Eliza Ware Bender

Severance, Doniphan County, Kansas, USA
Death 20 Nov 1917 (aged 47)
Panhandle, Carson County, Texas, USA
Burial Panhandle, Carson County, Texas, USA
Plot Unit 1 Lot 29 Sp 2
Memorial ID 46766377 · View Source
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The many friends of Mrs. Wm. Bender was grieved and shocked to learn of her death which occurred at the family home in Panhandle early Tuesday morning Nov. 20th. Mrs. Bender had been ill only a few days.

Her husband, two sons and three daughters survive her. Miss Ina, Elma Lee and Marvin Leonard were at home at the time of her death. Miss Etta was in Emporia, Kansas, attending school, and Wilmer, was in training in company A, 143 Inf. in Camp Bowie at Fort Worth.

She is also survived by two sisters, Mrs. Noah Rittenhouse, of Severance, Kansas, Mrs. P. M. Leonard of Leona, Kansas, and two brothers, R. W. Ware, of Los Angeles, California and Wess Ware of Crawford, Nebraska.

Mrs. Bender’s maiden name was Mary Eliza Ware. She was born in Severance, Kansas, was married to William M. Bender on June 8th 1892. After their marriage, they lived in Whiting, Kans., until Jan. 1903, they moved to Panhandle, and have made this their home since that time. She was a true christian and a member of the Methodist Episcopal church.

She departed this life on Tuesday, Nov. 20th, 1917, at the age of 46 years, 10 months and 17 days. The body was conveyed to the cemetery. The Panhandle Herald.

The Whiting Journal, Whiting, Kansas, November 30, 1917.

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  • Created by: Edith Guynes Stanley
  • Added: 16 Jan 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 46766377
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Eliza Ware Bender (3 Jan 1870–20 Nov 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 46766377, citing Panhandle Cemetery, Panhandle, Carson County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Edith Guynes Stanley (contributor 47114458) .