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

Elton Lewis Bender

Male 1913 - 1969  (56 years)


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  • Name Elton Lewis Bender 
    Born 3 Jun 1913  East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Sep 1969  , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Misfortune 24 Sep 1969  , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    killed in highway accident 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-217177 
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I217177  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father Noah S. Bender,   b. 13 May 1881, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1961, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Ruby,   b. 12 Jun 1884, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1949, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 19 Jan 1905  [1, 2
    Family ID F30794  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elda Gingerich,   b. 26 Nov 1914,   d. 8 Jan 2013, Zurich, Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F51082  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Sep 1969 - , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisfortune - killed in highway accident - 24 Sep 1969 - , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Bender.- Eldon L., son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Noah Bender, was born in East Zorra Twp., Ont., June 13, 1913; died near St. Marys, Ont., in a highway accident, Sept. 24, 1969; aged 56 y. 3 m. 11 d. In 1941, he was married to Elda Gingerich, who survives. Also surviving are 3 sons (Eugene, Mark, and Dwight), 3 daughters (June, Patricia, and Arlene), one granddaughter, 3 brothers (Curtis, Ervin, and Ezra), and 3 sisters (Verda, Mrs. Fannie Gingerich, and Mrs. Mary Gingerich). He was preceded in death by 2 brothers (Melvin and Reuben). He was a member of the First Mennonite Church, Kitchener, where funeral services were held Sept. 26, with Robert N. Johnson officiating, assisted by Ephraim Gingerich.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LXII, Number 41 - October 21, 1969, pages 935, 936.

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, October 10, 1961 - Obituary of Noah S. Bender.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, January 24, 1950 - Obituary of Magdalena Ruby.