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

Mervin L. Bender

Male 1917 - 1993  (76 years)


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  • Name Mervin L. Bender 
    Born 1917  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Church Membership Hillcrest Mennonite Church, New Hamburg, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-152743 
    Died 26 Mar 1993  London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 19th Line Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I152743  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Father Ezra Bender,   b. 18 Sep 1890, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1969, Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Catharina Lebold,   b. 23 Sep 1895, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F41898  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Leona Barbara Lichti 
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F45725  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1917 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - Hillcrest Mennonite Church, New Hamburg, Waterloo, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Mar 1993 - London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - 19th Line Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • BENDER, Mervin L.

      On Friday, March 26, 1993, at Victoria Hospital, London, Mervin Bender, of New Hamburg. He was born in Wilmot township 75 years ago, a son of the late Ezra and Katie (nee Lebold) Bender and was predeceased by his step-mother Clara Ruby. He was a member of Hillcrest Mennonite Church, New Hamburg. Mervin had owned and operated a backhoe service for over 28 years. Beloved husband of the former Leona Lichti, whom he married September 3, 1941. Loving father of Carol Warren of Parry Sound, Sandy and her husband Robert Seyler of Wellesley, Gary Bender and his fiancee Cindy of New Hamburg. Ever remembered by seven grandchildren, Todd, Terry, Kim, and her friend Al, Kevin, Carley, Scott and Cody. Sadly missed by one sister, Verda Swartzentruber of Tavistock, three step-sisters, Rosetta and her husband Clayton Bender of Tavistock, Viola Ropp of New Hamburg and Ruby and her husband Lyle Weber of Kitchener; two step-brothers, Rufus Bender and his wife Ellen, Christian Bender and his wife Ada, all of Durham. Mervin was predeceased by one son-in-law, Bob Warren; two brothers-in-law, Elroy Swartzentruber and Neil Ropp. Friends and relatives may call at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron St., New Hamburg after 7 p.m. today (Saturday) and until Monday at noon, when transfer will be made to Hillcrest Mennonite Church for the service at 2 pm. with Rev. Maruice Martin, Rev Mary Schiedel and Rev. Fred Lichti officiating. Interment in the 19th Line East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Critical Care Trauma Centre, Victoria Hospital or Hillcrest Mennonite Church.


      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 27 Mar 1993

  • Sources 
    1. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Mervin L. Bender - 27 Mar 1993.