December 12, 2012
Lee Eleanor June Bender, was born June 8, 1949 in Winnipeg Manitoba Canada to Arthur Corbett and Janie Grace (McDonald) Polley. She attended college for three years. On December 19, 1986, Lee married Paul Bender at St. Augustine's Catholic Church in Schuyler. Lee was a truck driver for many years hauling agricultural equipment. Lee was a member of the Pyramid Society (Arabian Horses), the National Arabian Horse Association and the Quarter Horse Foundation. She loved the outdoors, she had a great love for horses, especially momma horses and their babies, and was a horse trainer. She enjoyed people and would help anyone she could and especially loved being with her family and spoiling her grandkids. She is survived by her husband Paul "Stringbean" Bender of Ashland, daughter Brandi-Lee Pavel and her special friend Travis Tichota of Columbus; grandchildren Casi Jo Pavel and special friend Todd Yindrick of Brainard; Sidnee Marie Pavel of Hastings, Jordan Taylor Pavel and his special friend Chantel Allen of Columbus, McKenna Grace Pavel of David City; sisters Catherine (Michael) Desmond of Escondido, CA; Jeanne (Charles) Masters of Bee, NE; brothers Robert Polley of Osceola, Greg Polley of Oregon and step-mother Joyce Polley of Osceola, and many nieces and nephews. Lee was preceded in death by her parents. Memorials are suggested to Family's Wishes. Funeral lunch will be served at St. Augustine's Social Hall immediately following the funeral service. To leave a message for the family - at the top of this page click "Send Condolences" / fill in YOUR name and e-mail address / type in your message / click PRIVATE (type in code) or PUBLIC / click "Add Memorial entry".
Lee Eleanor June Bender, was born June 8, 1949 in Winnipeg Manitoba Canada to Arthur Corbett and Janie Grace (McDonald) Polley. She attended college for three years. On December 19, 1986, Lee married Paul Bender at St. Augustine's Catholic Church... View Obituary & Service Information
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