Frederick Leo Bender, 86, of
He and his wife, Barbara Jean Bender,
recently celebrated 61 years of marriage. Fred was a vice president and manager
of farms at Emge Packing Co. in
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Jean (Emge) Bender; five children, John F. Bender (Diane) of Evansville, Janet B. Oldham (David) of Princeton, Maryann B. Hubbard (Robert) Of Evansville, Teresa B. Powell (David) of Worthington, Robert M. Bender (Tracey), of Fort Branch; five siblings, Mary Davis, Virginia Beuligmann, Carolyn Blankenberger, Harold Bender, James Bender; 10 grandchildren, Rachel B. Oldham, Jennifer A. Wilson (Lonnie), Justin D. Oldham (Lindsay), Dr. Andrew D. Powell (Nadine), Brian R. Hubbard, Michael J. Powell, Brittany E. Bender, Jessica N. Bender, Thomas J. Bender, Katherine D. Bender; and one great-grandchild, Tyler B. Wilson;
He was preceded in death by his parents; and three siblings, Benjamin Bender, Ivan Bender and Joseph Bender.
Funeral services will be at Tuesday, June 15, at Holy Cross Catholic Church in
Visitation will be