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Greenlawn Memorial Park

6600 Covington Road, Fort Wayne, IN

OBITUARY

Evelyn D. Bender

March 20, 1929December 16, 2015

EVELYN D. BENDER, 86, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015, at Kingston Care Center, Fort Wayne. Born in New Haven, Evelyn grew up on a farm and married Donald Bender in 1952. She loved her family and cherished being a grandmother and great-grandmother. Evelyn is survived by son, Martin A. (Peggy) Bender of Fort Wayne; daughter, Donna (Rocky) Mease of Derby, Kan.; daughter, Sharon (Steve) Geiger of Wolf Lake, Ind.; stepdaughter, Terry Lynn (Jim) Meggett of Bay Saint Louis, Miss.; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Bender; and parents, Martin and Edna Fiedler. Service is 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015, at the funeral home. Burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. John's Lutheran Church of Lake Township.

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James Neu

December 20, 2015

Marty and family:So sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in our prayers and our thoughts during this time. Take care.Jim Neu

Richie Haney

December 19, 2015

She was a amazing aunt was truly a blessing to know here. She was loved by so many and loved all she new .....

Cyndi

December 19, 2015

To all the Bender Family,
My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. May God give you strength and keep you safe, May God bless you and help guide you through this time.

Gary Bender

December 18, 2015

We are so sorry to hear about Aunt Evelyn's passing. We have so many sweet wonderful memories of her and Uncle Don. You're in our prayers. God bless and peace be with you. Gary and Kathleen Bender

December 18, 2015

SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. MAY YOU DRAW CLOSE TO OUR LOVING GOD BY READING HIS WORD, AND FIND COMFORT IN THE HOPE THAT HE GIVES US ALL : OF SEEING OUR LOVED ONES AGAIN IN A BEAUTIFUL NEW PARADISE HOME HERE ON EARTH.

Mary Jo Baumgartner

December 18, 2015

Aunt Evelyn
I have a lot of wonderful memories of the times I have shared with you and Uncle Don. The times I baby sat for Mart, Donna and Sharon and the times that our families were all together. Thank you for all the good times spent with you and Uncle Don, I shall never forget those times and most of all I shall never forget the wonderful women you were.

Peter and Marcia Lange

December 18, 2015

We are praying for all of you at this time and asking the Lord to comfort you during this time of grieving. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and we send you our love and sympathies.

December 18, 2015

Don, Sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God bless.
Chuck Mathieu, former manager of Egolf's IGA

Dr. Timothy Bussick

December 18, 2015

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Dr. Tim Bussick and the team at Bussick Orthodontics

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY