Ruth Dolores Bender

Ruth Dolores Bender
Feb. 21, 1933-Aug. 20, 2013
Resident of San Jose
Ruth passed away at her home surrounded by her devoted husband, Roger, and her loving children, Roger, Brenda, Pamela & Nancy. Also present were her beautiful grandchildren, Chris, Geoffrey and Blake.
She is survived by her cherished brothers, sisters and many nieces and nephews. She will also be greatly missed by the Bender family, Jeff, Deb, Stephanie, Janie, Clare and Ian. She was very proud of her time as Eligibility Supervisor at VMC, and loved all her co-workers. Flowers may be sent to Darling & Fischer, 471 E. Santa Clara St., San Jose on Aug. 26 or to Santa Teresa Church, 794 Calero Ave., San Jose, before 9am on Aug. 27. Viewing will be at 10am and the Funeral Mass at 11am, Aug. 27. In lieu of flowers make donations to the Paralyzed Veterans of America.


Funeral Home

Darling Fischer Garden Chapel
471 East Santa Clara Street San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 998-2226

Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Aug. 25, 2013