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

Mahlon Bender

Male 1909 - 1992  (~ 83 years)


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  • Name Mahlon Bender 
    Born Oct 1909  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-214253 
    Died 22 Dec 1992  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 16th Line East Zorra Cemetery, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I214253  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father John J. Bender,   b. 30 Mar 1878, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1948  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Wagler,   b. 5 Dec 1886, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1973  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1909  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F191223  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Selena Ruby,   d. 22 Dec 1986 
    Children 
     1. Ruth Bender
     2. Cleo Bender
     3. Marjorie Bender
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F45723  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1909 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Dec 1992 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - 16th Line East Zorra Cemetery, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • On Tuesday, Dec. 22, 1992, at his residence, Nithview Home, New Hamburg. Mahlon was formerly of RR1 New Hamburg and was born in Wilmot township 85 years ago, a son of the late John J, and Rebecca (nee Wagler) Bender. He was an active member of Hillcrest Mennonite Church, New Hamburg and was a past president of the Haysville Sunshine Club. Beloved husband of the former Selena Ruby who predeceased him December 22, 1986. Loving father of Ruth and her husband Ron Zehr, Cleo Bender and his wife Joan, all of RR1, New Hamburg and Marjorie Kaethler of Toronto. Also remembered by his brothers and sisters-in-law, Laura Ruby, Annie Bender, Orlando and Violet Ruby, all of New Hamburg, Emma Schlegel of Nairn and Ben and Elmina Ruby of Tavistock. Mahlon will be lovingly remembered by 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Friends and relatives may call at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron St. New Hamburg after 2 pm. today (Wednesday) and until tomorrow (Thursday) at 10 a.m. when transfer will be made to the 16th line East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery for the burial at 10: 30 a.m., followed by the memorial service at 11 a.m., with Pastor Maurice Martin and Pastor Mary Schiedel officiating. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to Nithview Home or the Alzheimer Society.


      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 23 Dec 1992

  • Sources 
    1. [S1507] Census - ON, Waterloo, Baden - 1911, Baden Div. 13 Page 7.

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Mahlon Bender - 23 Dec 1992.