Joseph passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017.
Joseph was a resident of Pennsylvania at the time of passing.
Joe was a graduate of Mt. Carmel High School in 1945. He received his Bachelors Degree from Villanova University.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy during World War II.
Joseph was married to Cynthia.
Mass of Christian Burial 10AM Monday April 24th 2017 at St. Ann?s Church 415 S. 6th Street Emmaus PA. A viewing will be held on Sunday April 23rd 4 to 6 PM and on Monday April 24th from 8:15 to 9:15 AM at Bachman Kulik Reinsmith Funeral Home 225 Elm Street Emmaus. Interment at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
Contributions: to benefit the Mt. Carmel football team. Please make checks payable to MCA Educational Foundation 600 W. 5th Street Mt. Carmel PA 17851. In memo In memory of Joseph Bender or to the Villanova Scholarship Fund payable to Villanova University co Office of University Advancement 800 Lancaster Ave. Villanova PA 19085.