Henry A. "Doe" Bender

Tuesday, March 28, 2006

Henry A. "Doe" Bender, 91, of El Dorado Springs, Mo., passed away March 26, 2006, at the Cedar County Memorial Hospital in El Dorado Springs.

Dr. Bender was a longtime El Dorado Springs area resident, an Army veteran of World War II and a retired veterinarian.

He is survived by two sons, Robert "Butch" Bender and wife Kathy of Gladstone, Mo., and Tom Bander and wife Deana of Westwood Hill, Kan.; two daughters, Judy and husband Arthur Alexiou, Jefferson City, Mo., Suzie and husband Lowell Eaton of Harrisburg, Mo.; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Friday, March 31, at 10 a.m., at the Sheldon Funeral Home in El Dorado Springs. Burial with Military Honors will be in the El Dorado Springs City Cemetery, El Dorado Springs. Family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, at the Sheldon Funeral Home.