Bender, Annie

Bender, Annie


BENDER – Mrs. J. G. Bender of  Duchess passed away suddenly Friday evening, Sept. 20, in the Brooks Municipal Hospital at the age of fifty-one years.

Mrs. Bender came to Canada from Russia as a child with her parents and settled in North Dakota, later moving to Alberta in 1911. Although the family had lived in Duchess only since 1937, Mrs. Bender had acquired a host of friends.

Left to mourn her loss are her husband, five sons, three daughters, eight grandchildren, four brothers and two sisters, all in Canada.

Funeral; services were conducted Monday afternoon, September 23, from Brooks United Church, with Re. Allan Dixon officiating.

Brooks Bulletin     September 26, 1946          Roll   9   Image  237