Ival E. Bender

M, b. 20 August 1916, d. 20 September 2006
Father*Roscoe H. Bender b. 7 Jul 1888, d. 10 Feb 1963
Mother*Estella M. Kinder b. 13 Jun 1888, d. 18 Feb 1971
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 August 1916Ival E. Bender was born on 20 August 1916.
He was the son of Roscoe H. Bender and Estella M. Kinder.
Marriage22 August 1936Ival E. Bender married Verda Victoria Harris, daughter of Alvie L. Harris and Eva Kyser, on 22 August 1936.
Death20 September 2006Ival E. Bender died on 20 September 2006 at age 90 Ival Bender, 90, of Viola, passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2006, at Vernon Manor Nursing Home in Viroqua.
Ival was born on August 20, 1916, to Ross and Estella Bender in Vernon County. On August 22, 1936, he married Verda Victoria Harris. They farmed for many years in the Viola area. He later worked at the Schroeder Mink Ranch. He also later worked at Nuzum Lumber Yards and the Viola Quik Stop. Fishing was his favorite hobby. He is survived by one son, Bill (special friend, Tammy Kepler) Bender of Viola; one daughter, Beverly (Don) Rudie of La Crosse; one sister, Evelyn Schroeder of Readstown; eight grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife in 2001. Funeral services were held on Friday, September 22, 2006, at Viola United Methodist Church. Pastor Doris Clark officiated and burial was in the Viola Cemetery. Friends called at the Viola Methodist Church on Friday before the service. The Sime Funeral Home of Readstown served the family.

Verda Victoria Harris

F, b. 20 December 1918, d. 30 July 2001
Father*Alvie L. Harris
Mother*Eva Kyser
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name22 August 1936As of 22 August 1936,her married name was Bender.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 December 1918Verda Victoria Harris was born on 20 December 1918.
She was the daughter of Alvie L. Harris and Eva Kyser.
Marriage22 August 1936Verda Victoria Harris married Ival E. Bender, son of Roscoe H. Bender and Estella M. Kinder, on 22 August 1936.
Death30 July 2001Verda Victoria Harris died on 30 July 2001 at age 82.

Alvie L. Harris

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAlvie L. Harris married Eva Kyser.

Child of Alvie L. Harris and Eva Kyser

Eva Kyser

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Harris.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEva Kyser married Alvie L. Harris.

Child of Eva Kyser and Alvie L. Harris

Jesse B. Bender

F, b. 7 June 1889, d. 1919
Father*Peter Bender b. 2 Nov 1851, d. 3 Jun 1919
Mother*Sarah Melissa May b. 11 Mar 1852, d. 31 Dec 1941
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 June 1889Jesse B. Bender was born on 7 June 1889.
She was the daughter of Peter Bender and Sarah Melissa May.
Death1919Jesse B. Bender died in 1919.

Leo Bender

M, b. 8 June 1895, d. 1970
Father*Irvin Monroe Bender b. c 1866
Mother*Almetta G. Kanable b. 28 Sep 1869, d. 2 Feb 1962
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 June 1895Leo Bender was born on 8 June 1895.
He was the son of Irvin Monroe Bender and Almetta G. Kanable.
Marriage26 September 1918Leo Bender married Zelma Ambrose, daughter of Samuel Ambrose and Emma May Short, on 26 September 1918.
Death1970Leo Bender died in 1970.

Children of Leo Bender and Zelma Ambrose

Zelma Ambrose

F, b. 27 March 1895, d. April 1971
Father*Samuel Ambrose b. 16 Mar 1842, d. 26 Jan 1928
Mother*Emma May Short b. 16 Apr 1861, d. 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 September 1918As of 26 September 1918,her married name was Bender.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 March 1895Zelma Ambrose was born on 27 March 1895.
She was the daughter of Samuel Ambrose and Emma May Short.
Marriage26 September 1918Zelma Ambrose married Leo Bender, son of Irvin Monroe Bender and Almetta G. Kanable, on 26 September 1918.
DeathApril 1971Zelma Ambrose died in April 1971 at age 76.

Children of Zelma Ambrose and Leo Bender

Robert Leo Bender

M, b. 10 December 1927, d. 31 July 1988
Father*Leo Bender b. 8 Jun 1895, d. 1970
Mother*Zelma Ambrose b. 27 Mar 1895, d. Apr 1971
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 December 1927Robert Leo Bender was born on 10 December 1927.
He was the son of Leo Bender and Zelma Ambrose.
Death31 July 1988Robert Leo Bender died on 31 July 1988 at age 60.

Theodore Irvin Bender

M, b. 24 July 1919, d. 25 January 1974
Father*Leo Bender b. 8 Jun 1895, d. 1970
Mother*Zelma Ambrose b. 27 Mar 1895, d. Apr 1971
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationTheodore Irvin Bender was also known as Ted.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 July 1919Theodore Irvin Bender was born on 24 July 1919.
He was the son of Leo Bender and Zelma Ambrose.
Marriage21 February 1946Theodore Irvin Bender married Muriel Alice Withnell, daughter of Claude Withnell and Blanche (?), on 21 February 1946.
Death25 January 1974Theodore Irvin Bender died on 25 January 1974 at age 54.

Muriel Alice Withnell

F, b. 28 December 1919, d. 17 June 2003
Father*Claude Withnell
Mother*Blanche (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 February 1946As of 21 February 1946,her married name was Bender.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 December 1919Muriel Alice Withnell was born on 28 December 1919.
She was the daughter of Claude Withnell and Blanche (?).
Marriage21 February 1946Muriel Alice Withnell married Theodore Irvin Bender, son of Leo Bender and Zelma Ambrose, on 21 February 1946.
Death17 June 2003Muriel Alice Withnell died on 17 June 2003 at age 83.

Claude Withnell

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageClaude Withnell married Blanche (?).

Child of Claude Withnell and Blanche (?)

Blanche (?)

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Withnell.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageBlanche (?) married Claude Withnell.

Child of Blanche (?) and Claude Withnell

Mary Ambrose

F, b. 14 February 1879, d. 18 October 1960
Father*Samuel Ambrose b. 16 Mar 1842, d. 26 Jan 1928
Mother*Rachel Bender b. 22 Dec 1847, d. 21 Jul 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name13 March 1901As of 13 March 1901,her married name was Benson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 February 1879Mary Ambrose was born on 14 February 1879.
She was the daughter of Samuel Ambrose and Rachel Bender.
Marriage13 March 1901Mary Ambrose married Tracy Ensco Benson, son of Joseph Hartley Benson and Mary Adelia Stafford, on 13 March 1901.
Death18 October 1960Mary Ambrose died on 18 October 1960 at age 81.

Tracy Ensco Benson

M, b. 22 October 1876, d. 25 September 1956
Father*Joseph Hartley Benson
Mother*Mary Adelia Stafford
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 October 1876Tracy Ensco Benson was born on 22 October 1876.
He was the son of Joseph Hartley Benson and Mary Adelia Stafford.
Marriage13 March 1901Tracy Ensco Benson married Mary Ambrose, daughter of Samuel Ambrose and Rachel Bender, on 13 March 1901.
Death25 September 1956Tracy Ensco Benson died on 25 September 1956 at age 79.

Joseph Hartley Benson

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJoseph Hartley Benson married Mary Adelia Stafford.

Child of Joseph Hartley Benson and Mary Adelia Stafford

Mary Adelia Stafford

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Benson.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMary Adelia Stafford married Joseph Hartley Benson.

Child of Mary Adelia Stafford and Joseph Hartley Benson

Glenn Bender

M, b. 16 March 1892, d. 14 March 1961
Father*Albert Grant Bender b. 4 Jan 1862, d. 17 Mar 1955
Mother*Anna Marie Brown b. 27 Aug 1868, d. 12 Apr 1950
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 March 1892Glenn Bender was born on 16 March 1892.
He was the son of Albert Grant Bender and Anna Marie Brown.
Marriage14 March 1917Glenn Bender married Madge Mildred Smith, daughter of Cary Smith and Emma Storer, on 14 March 1917.
Death14 March 1961Glenn Bender died on 14 March 1961 at age 68.

Madge Mildred Smith

F, b. 20 January 1895, d. 22 June 2000
Father*Cary Smith
Mother*Emma Storer
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 March 1917As of 14 March 1917,her married name was Bender.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 January 1895Madge Mildred Smith was born on 20 January 1895.
She was the daughter of Cary Smith and Emma Storer.
Marriage14 March 1917Madge Mildred Smith married Glenn Bender, son of Albert Grant Bender and Anna Marie Brown, on 14 March 1917.
Death22 June 2000Madge Mildred Smith died on 22 June 2000 at age 105.

Cary Smith

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCary Smith married Emma Storer.

Child of Cary Smith and Emma Storer

Emma Storer

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Smith.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEmma Storer married Cary Smith.

Child of Emma Storer and Cary Smith

Helen Ambrose

F, b. 2 November 1924, d. 6 November 1924
Father*Samuel Ambrose b. 16 Mar 1842, d. 26 Jan 1928
Mother*Emma May Short b. 16 Apr 1861, d. 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 November 1924Helen Ambrose was born on 2 November 1924.
She was the daughter of Samuel Ambrose and Emma May Short.
Death6 November 1924Helen Ambrose died on 6 November 1924.

Myron Elwood Bender

M, b. 2 January 1930, d. 2 February 1930
Father*Leo Bender b. 8 Jun 1895, d. 1970
Mother*Zelma Ambrose b. 27 Mar 1895, d. Apr 1971
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 January 1930Myron Elwood Bender was born on 2 January 1930.
He was the son of Leo Bender and Zelma Ambrose.
Death2 February 1930Myron Elwood Bender died on 2 February 1930.

Pansy Helen Bender

F, b. 30 October 1906, d. 23 May 1968
Father*Albert Grant Bender b. 4 Jan 1862, d. 17 Mar 1955
Mother*Anna Marie Brown b. 27 Aug 1868, d. 12 Apr 1950
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 October 1906Pansy Helen Bender was born on 30 October 1906.
She was the daughter of Albert Grant Bender and Anna Marie Brown.
Death23 May 1968Pansy Helen Bender died on 23 May 1968 at age 61.

William Henry Bender

M, b. 20 January 1926, d. 18 February 1930
Father*Leo Bender b. 8 Jun 1895, d. 1970
Mother*Zelma Ambrose b. 27 Mar 1895, d. Apr 1971
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 January 1926William Henry Bender was born on 20 January 1926.
He was the son of Leo Bender and Zelma Ambrose.
Death18 February 1930William Henry Bender died on 18 February 1930 at age 4.

Myrtle M. Kanable

F, b. 10 June 1875, d. 10 May 1905
Father*Jeremiah Schultz Kanable b. 4 Dec 1844, d. 24 Apr 1909
Mother*Isabelle Catherine Dobson b. 26 Mar 1848, d. 22 Jan 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Benn.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMyrtle M. Kanable married George Benn, son of Henry Benn and Margretta Babb.
Birth10 June 1875Myrtle M. Kanable was born on 10 June 1875.
She was the daughter of Jeremiah Schultz Kanable and Isabelle Catherine Dobson.
Death10 May 1905Myrtle M. Kanable died on 10 May 1905 at age 29 also reported as 18 May 1905.

Child of Myrtle M. Kanable and George Benn

George Benn

M, b. 1873, d. 1924
Father*Henry Benn
Mother*Margretta Babb
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGeorge Benn married Myrtle M. Kanable, daughter of Jeremiah Schultz Kanable and Isabelle Catherine Dobson.
Birth1873George Benn was born in 1873.
He was the son of Henry Benn and Margretta Babb.
Death1924George Benn died in 1924.

Child of George Benn and Myrtle M. Kanable

Henry Benn

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHenry Benn married Margretta Babb.

Child of Henry Benn and Margretta Babb

Margretta Babb

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Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargretta Babb was also known as Maggie.
Married NameHer married name was Benn.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMargretta Babb married Henry Benn.

Child of Margretta Babb and Henry Benn

Edna Benn

F, b. 1900, d. 1928
Father*George Benn b. 1873, d. 1924
Mother*Myrtle M. Kanable b. 10 Jun 1875, d. 10 May 1905
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1900Edna Benn was born in 1900.
She was the daughter of George Benn and Myrtle M. Kanable.
Death1928Edna Benn died in 1928.

Ephriam Gochenaur

M, b. 23 November 1853, d. 28 October 1942
Father*Levi C. Gochenaur
Mother*Mariah Ambrose
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 November 1853Ephriam Gochenaur was born on 23 November 1853.
He was the son of Levi C. Gochenaur and Mariah Ambrose.
Marriage24 December 1878Ephriam Gochenaur married Huldah E. Bender, daughter of Elias E. Bender and Eva Gull, on 24 December 1878.
Death28 October 1942Ephriam Gochenaur died on 28 October 1942 at age 88.

Child of Ephriam Gochenaur and Huldah E. Bender