Classification scheme: 
Hist.Mss.1.304 (s.c.)

Title: Kenneth R. Bender fonds

Dates of creation: 1971, 1973, 1977, 1985, 1986, 1988

Physical description: 1 cm of textual records

Biographical sketch: Kenneth R. Bender (1935-1991), commonly known as Ken Bender, was a pastor and counsellor. He served as pastor at Avon Mennonite Church (Stratford, Ontario) from 1962-1966. At the time of his death he was director of Addiction Assessment Care and Treatment Services and had a private counseling practice. He was married to Anna (Schwartzentruber) and had three children.

Custodial history: Register received from Mennonite Church Eastern Canada in 2015. MCEC received it from Anna Bender.

Scope and content: Marriage register kept by Ken Bender. The weddings did not take place within Mennonite churches.

Notes: For photographs related to Ken Bender search the Mennonite Archival Image Database.
Further materials related Ken Bender may be found by searching the Archives.
Original archival description created 2017 by Laureen Harder-Gissing


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