Edwin Bender, 84, of Lodi, passed away Sept. 14. He was born on April 6, 1928 in Ashley, N.D.
Mr. Bender was a retired propane truck driver. He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, the Dakota Club, and the Eagles and Moose organizations.
He is survived by his wife, Martha Bender; two sons; three step-children; and 10 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Caroline; son, George; and sister, Ester Waltz.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church.