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Stanley S. Bender Obituary

Stanley S. Bender, 73, of Pottstown passed away Friday, January 31 , 2014 at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. He shared 48 years of loving marriage to Marlene D. (Kochel) Bender.
Born in Pottstown, he was the son of the late Stanley L. and Violet (Hoffman) Bender.
Mr. Bender graduated from Pottstown High School. For over 10 years he owned and operated Stanley S. Bender Plumbing and Heating. He then went on to head the maintenance department at Pottstown Senior High School for over 25 years. Upon his retirement in 2004, the graduating class honored his years of service by dedicating the year book, Troiad, to him.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by sons: Dr. David Bender husband of Dawn of Macungie, PA, Donald Bender husband of Lisa of Cranberry Twp, PA, one brother Barry Bender husband of Edie of Cortez, PA, three sisters Ginny Keller wife of Norman of Reading, PA, Casey Meyers of AZ, Pat MacKewiez wife of Paul of Douglasville, PA, five grandchildren Autumn, Dawson, and Devin Bender, and Jordan and Brady Bender.
In addition to his parents he is predeceased by his brother William Bender.
A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 11:00 am at Mt. Zion Cemetery. Reverend John Smolik will officiate. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Mr. Bender's name to the Foundation for Pottstown Education, 230 Beech St, Pottstown, PA 19464, Attn: Dr. Myra Forrest. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfunerahome.com.
Published in The Mercury on Feb. 2, 2014
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