John R. Bender, 74, of Perry Hall, Maryland, departed this life Monday, April 18, 2022, at his dwelling along with his household by his facet.
He was born Feb. 11, 1948, in Elkins, West Virginia, son of Paul and Irene Bender.
He is survived by his spouse, Mary, of 34 years; sons, John and Tim; sisters, Helen Bowrey and Margaret Robinson; and brothers, Charles Leary and Paul Bender.
In addition to his mother and father, he was predeceased by sister, Josephine; and brothers, Don, Bud and Bob Leary.
A graveside service to be held on the Little Arlington Cemetery in Elkins at a later date.