The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

January 13, 2014

Shirley A. Bender

WESTMONT — BENDER – Shirley A., 81, Westmont, died Jan. 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center. Born July 24, 1932, in Johnstown, daughter of the late William Forest and Ruth V. (Blough) Bender. Also preceded in death by sister, Dona Lou Makin; and nephew, Gregory P. Makin. Survived by brother-in-law, Ned Makin (Shirley), Ocean City, Md.; nephews, Keith B. Makin (Carol), Granite City, Ill.; and Brian L. Makin (Jessica), Rio Rancho, N.M.; nieces, Melinda Gunther, Baltimore; and Tracy Makin; and several grandnieces and -nephews. Also survived by special friends, Rex Brown and LeAnn Muccioli, who helped her for many years. Shirley retired from Johnstown Bank & Trust, where she was a valued employee for more than 32 years. Member of Roxbury Church of the Brethren. At her request, there will be no public visitation, and private service will be held with the Rev. Brian Simmons, officiating. Interment, Forest Lawn. Arrangements being handled by Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc. (ptbmortuary.com)

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