Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Peter Z. Bender

Male 1899 - 1980  (80 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Peter Z. Bender 
    Born 3 Aug 1899  East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-144113 
    Died 24 Jan 1980  London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I144113  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Family Lavina Erb,   b. 6 Mar 1902, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1978, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F39218  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Jan 1980 - London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Notes 
    • Bender, Peter Z., son of Joseph R. and Bena (Zehr) Bender, was born in East Zorra Twp., Ont., Aug. 3, 1899; died of a heart attack at University Hospital, London, Ont.; aged 80y. On Jan. 24, 1921, he was married to Lavina Erb, who died on May 1, 1978. Also surviving are 3 sons (Howard, Donald, and Merlin), 3 daughters (Florence-Mrs. Earl Schlegel, Audrey-Mrs. Daniel Wagler, and Isabel-Mrs. Vernon Ruby), 39 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and one sister (Bena). He was preceded in death by one brother (David) and a grandson. He was a member of Tavistock Mennonite Church. Funeral services were held at East Zorra Mennonite Church on Jan. 27, in charge of Gordon Bauman and Vernon Zehr; interment in East Zorra Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume 73, Number 10 - March 4, 1980, page 198

  • Sources 
    1. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, E., America, N., Municipality, O., Zorra-Tavistock, E., & Cemetery, E. (1899). Peter Z. Bender (1899-1980) - Find A Grave.... Findagrave.com. Retrieved 6 July 2018, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/21578212.