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 Frank Augustus Bender, Jr

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Frank Augustus Bender, Jr

  • Birth 16 Jun 1941 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 28 Jul 2011 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Newtown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 74159044

Renowned artist. Worked tirelessly as a forensic artist to create facial reconstructions of deceased individuals and possible perpetrators. Mr. Bender was one of the founding members of the Vidocq Society, which is dedicated to solving cold cases. He was a frequent guest on the television show America's Most Wanted. He created a bust of murderer John Emil List which was featured on AMW in 1989, which led to the arrest of John List in June, 1989.

Cause of death: Cancer.

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Many thanks to New York Historian for sponsoring Mr. Bender's memorial!


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  • Created by: Fluttergirl
  • Added: 29 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 74159044
  • New York Historian
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Frank Augustus Bender, Jr (16 Jun 1941–28 Jul 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 74159044, citing Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Newtown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Fluttergirl (contributor 46898932) .