Lloyd R. Bender, 76, Boscobel, died Monday, January 13, 2014 at Gundersen Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse.
He was born on August 30, 1937 in Boscobel to Richard and Alma (Garvin) Bender. He was a graduate of Boscobel High School and a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Lloyd was married on October 15, 1977, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Boscobel to Martha Luchtenburg Laursen.
Funeral services were held Sunday, January 19, 2014 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Boscobel. Pastor Charles Koester officiated. Burial will be at the Boscobel Cemetery at a later date. Military rites were conducted by Blake-Semrad American Legion Post #134 and Gilberston-Pitzer VFW Post #10393.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church, 208 Mary Street, Boscobel, WI 53805.
The Beeman-Patchak Funeral Home, Boscobel, assisted the family.
Online condolences can be made at www.beeman-patchakfuneralhome.com