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112 West King Street
P.O. Box 336
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Phone: 717-532-2211
Fax: 717-532-8471
Richard Bender

Richard P. Bender

Saturday, September 7th, 1946 - Thursday, February 6th, 2020
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Obituary

Richard P. Bender, 73, of Chambersburg, passed away Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Elmcroft of Shippensburg.

He was born September 7, 1946 in Carlisle, PA. Richard was a son of the late Herman P. and Virginia Kramer Bender.

Richard was a United States Army Veteran during the Vietnam War and was a member of the Army Air National Guard.

Richard is survived by his wife Leeanne Miller Bender, one daughter, Tiffani R. Burns and her husband Justin of Evans, GA, one son, Michael T. Bender of Ashville, NC, one sister, Melinda Jo Wise and her husband Ted of Shippensburg and two granddaughters, Brynlie and Brooklyn Burns, two nieces, Jocelyn Brindle and her husband Jason of Shippensburg and Justyna Wise of Savanah, GA.

A private memorial service with military honors will be conducted at the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P. O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516 or www.woundedwarriorproject.org.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.fogelsanger-brickerfuneralhome.com.
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    ANNVILLE, PA 17003
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    Ft. Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
    Address
    ANNVILLE, PA 17003
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    Graveside services will be private.

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Dave Bollinger

Posted at 06:09pm
Sorry for the families loss. Rick and I went to grade school at Stevens school in Carlisle and we’re friends at that time. He and I used to visit his Dad at Lutz-Hoffman Funeral home in Carlisle.
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Gary

Posted at 02:53pm
To the Bender family- I was sorry to read about the passing of Rick. We graduated from high school together. May he Rest In Peace. My thoughts and Prayers are with you all during this difficult time-Gary L. Wickard Class of 64
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althea miller

Posted at 10:31am
I knew Rick in high school. He was always an upbeat, very nice guy. And very cool! So sorry to hear of his passing.
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