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A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Lydian Bender

Female 1907 - 1967  (59 years)


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  • Name Lydian Bender 
    Born 18 Aug 1907  East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Lydian Bender 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-151804 
    Died 19 Jan 1967  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I151804  Generations
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father Jacob B. Bender,   b. 9 Jan 1873,   d. 23 Dec 1956, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Ramseyer,   d. 1947 
    Married 8 Dec 1895 
    Family ID F45719  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joseph Ormas Bender,   b. 23 Feb 1911, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1995  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1933  [1
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F44552  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Jan 1967 - Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Bender, Lydian, daughter of Jacob B. and ___ Bender, was born in East Zorra Twp., Ont., Aug. 18, 1907; died in Stratford Hospital, Jan. 19, 1967; aged 59 y. 5 m. 1 d. On Sept. 27, 1933 she was married to Joe Bender, who survives. Also surviving are 2 sons (Verlus and Elwood), 3 brothers (Abner, Lorne, and Clayton), and 3 sisters (Barbara, -Mrs. John Liehti; Louella, -Mrs. Nick Jutzi; and Durscilla). She was a member of the East Zorra Church, where funeral services were held Jan. 22, with Newton L. Gingrich and Dan Wagler officiating.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LX, Number 7 - February 21, 1967 pgs 161-162

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      Mrs Joseph Bender 1967 By Record Correspondent

      TAVISTOCK-Mrs. Joseph Bender, 59, of RR 1, Shakespeare, died in Stratford Hospital late Thursday night after a lengthy illness. She was the former Lydian Bender and was born Aug. 18, 1907, in East Zorra Township, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jacob B. Bender. She was a member of East Zorra Mennonite Church, 16th line. She married Mr. Bender Sept. 27, 1933. Surviving, besides her husband, are two sons, Verlus and Elwood, both of RR 1, Shakespeare; three brothers, Abner of RR 1, Shakespeare and Lorne and Clayton, both of RR 1, Tavistock, and three sisters, Mrs. John (Barbara) Lichti, Mrs. Nick (Louella) Jutzi and Mrs. Druscilla Jutzi, all of Tavistock. She was predeceased by two brothers. The body will be at the Robert Krug Funeral Home, Tavistock, until noon Sunday when removal will be made to the East Zorra Mennonitte Church, 16th line, for serviced at 2: 30 p.m. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery. Rev. Newton Gingrich will officiate.


      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 20 Jan 1967

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Lydian Bender - February 21, 1967 pgs 161-162.

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Mrs. Joseph Bender - 20 Jan 1967.