Mary T. Bendle

September 11, 1914 ‒ August 23, 2009

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Mary T. Bendle, 94, of Mount Gilead died Sunday afternoon August 23, 2009 at the Woodside Village Care.

She was born on September 11, 1914 in Wheeling, West Virginia, the daughter of the late John P. and Loretta (Foose) West.

Mary was a member of the Sacred Hearts Catholic Church in Cardington where she was active in the Alter Society.

A very active woman, Mary enjoyed bowling and golfing and participated in various leagues. She was also a member of The CB Club.

She was employed at North Electric in Galion for over 10 years.

She will be missed by her son Ken and his wife Joyce of Marion and her son Frank of Radnor; 3 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth A. Bendle in 1992; and 9 siblings Eva, Virginia, Frances, Zella, Cecelia, Loretta, Leo, John, and Bernard.

A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Wednesday August 26, 2009 at the Sacred Hearts Catholic Church, 4680 U.S. Route 42, Cardington, at 10:30 a.m. with Father John Bakle officiating. Burial will follow in Bryn Zion Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Sacred Hearts Building Fund.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead have been entrusted with the arrangements.

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