Irene Bender

WARREN, Mich. — Irene M. Bender, 82, formerly of Wellsville, passed away Aug. 23, 2018 from a lengthy illness.

Born July 30, 1936 in Pittsburgh, Pa., she was a daughter of the late Alice McLaren Danser.

She was employed at one time at TS&T in Chester.

Besides her mother, she was preceded in death by her son Steve Bender, brother, Gary Gilbert, and a grandson, Bill Bender.

Survivors include her children, Andy Bender of Uniontown, Ohio; Penny Bender of Casco, Mich.; and David Bender of Harrison Township, Mich.; one granddaughter and two great-grandsons; brothers, James Gilbert of East Liverpool and Arthur Gilbert of Wellsville; and a sister Marilyn Health of Chester.

Per her wishes, no services are planned.