Patricia A. "Pat" Bender

Patricia A. Patricia A. "Pat" Bender, 70, passed away Wednesday, February 14th, in Topeka. She was born August 23, 1947 in Onega, Kansas, the daughter of Byron and Viola (Flinn) Noland. Growing up in Onega, Pat attended local schools and graduated from Chapman High School. On June 19, 1967, she was married to Doyle Bender. The early years of their marriage was spent farming in the Upland Community before moving to Chapman in 1974. Pat enjoyed sewing and crafts. Doyle preceded her in death November 5, 2007. She was also preceded in death by her parents. Pat is survived by: four sons, Loren Bender, Len (Julie) Bender, Lance Bender and Laeth Bender all of Chapman; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and three sisters, Betty Stewart of Clay Center, Sandy (Al) Runkle of Oakland, Arkansas and Diane Wachenicht of Redding, California.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 AM Saturday, February 17th, at the Danner Funeral Home with Reverend Tara Thompson officiating. Interment will follow in the Keystone Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions in her memory be made to the Abilene Senior Citizens' Center. They may be left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home, POB 758 Abilene, Kansas 67410.

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