George E. Bender, 93, of Dagsboro, Del., passed away Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2008, in Beebe Medical Center, Lewes, Del.
Bender was preceded in death by his son, Robert Bender; and his daughter, Sally Ann Zeisloft. He is survived by his wife Mabel; son, George Bender; step-son, Perry Townsend; daughters, Frances O’Keefe and Virginia Bell; step-daughter, Patricia Via; 26 grandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Indian River Senior Center Building Fund, 322-A Wilson Hwy., Millsboro, DE 19966.