Dottie Benda(1956 - 2012)

Dorothey (Dottie) Benda

July 29, 1956

Oct. 28, 2012

Dorothey (Dottie) Benda of Reno, NV passed away the morning of Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012 at Renown Hospital

Born in Livermore, CA, July 29, 1956 to William and Dorothey Mello.

Dottie has lived in Nevada half her life which included Tonopah, Fallon and then became a Reno resident in 2006.

Dottie worked at a local credit union and volunteered at numerous charity organizations. She loved to spend time with her family and her dogs.

Survived by her husband George Benda who have been married for 33 years, her two daughters and son in laws Jamie and Cole Knittle of Reno, NV and Jenny and Craig Barker and granddaughters Angel and Kaylee Barker of Reno, NV, and her brother William Mello of Livermore, CA.

Memorial Services will be held at 7:00pm November 16, 2012 at CrossWinds Assembly of God Church located at 2100 El Rancho Dr in Sparks, NV.


Published in Reno Gazette-Journal on Nov. 11, 2012