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Stephen G. Bender, Sr.
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Obituary for Stephen G. Bender, Sr.

Steve Bender, Sr., age 67, passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at his residence.
Steve was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, a son of the late Charles Bender and Helen (Weber) Bender. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brother, Charles "Sonny" Bender.
Steve loved to go fishing, crabbing, and also cook. He was someone who enjoyed talking with people and having a nice time. He had a wonderful sense of humor and could make people laugh. He will be greatly missed by his family, friends, and neighbors.
Survivors include: his wife, Valerie Wilmer; his children, Darlene Graham and her husband, Tom, Tina Bender and her husband, Carlos Gonzalez, Sr., and Stephen Bender, Jr. all of Philadelphia, PA; his grandchildren, Justin and Sarah Graham, Alyssa, Isabella, Leah, and Carlos Gonzalez, Jr. all of Philadelphia. Steve is also survived by his step-children, Charles Wilmer, II. and his wife, Barbara, Valerie (Wilmer) Nucera and her husband, Chris, all of NJ; his step-grandchildren, Timothy Hughes, Jr. and Brianna Hughes, Charles Wilmer, III., Angela Stamotellis and her husband, Jarryd; and his sisters, Rosemarie Bender, Eleanor Bender, and Kathy McCoy.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet his family Saturday August 19, 2017, from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at Lambie Funeral Home 8000 Rowland Avenue (At Rhawn Street). His Memorial Service will start at 11:00 am followed by military honors by the US Army.


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Visitation

Saturday

19

Aug

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lambie Funeral Home

8000 Rowland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19136

Service

Saturday

19

Aug

11:00 AM
Lambie Funeral Home

8000 Rowland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19136

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