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In Memory of

Samuel Bendure

July 6, 1940 - January 8, 2018

Obituary


Bendure, Samuel “Sam”, 77, of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Mon. Jan. 8, 2018 in Wichita. Sam was born the son of Clarence and Hazel (Peterson) Bendure on July 6, 1940 in Joplin, Missouri. Sam and Darlene (Woodward) Bendure were united in marriage on April 29, 1976 in Maize, KS. Sam worked his entire life as a mechanic and loved working on vehicles. Sam served in the U.S. Navy as a fireman on a aircraft carrier and served in Japan. He enjoyed woodworking and playing guitar. He drove church buses for many years. Survivors include...

Bendure, Samuel “Sam”, 77, of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Mon. Jan. 8, 2018 in Wichita. Sam was born the son of Clarence and Hazel (Peterson) Bendure on July 6, 1940 in Joplin, Missouri. Sam and Darlene (Woodward) Bendure were united in marriage on April 29, 1976 in Maize, KS. Sam worked his entire life as a mechanic and loved working on vehicles. Sam served in the U.S. Navy as a fireman on a aircraft carrier and served in Japan. He enjoyed woodworking and playing guitar. He drove church buses for many years. Survivors include his loving wife, Darlene Bendure, children, Patricia (Jim) See, Randi (Patti) See, Tammy (Richard) Berry, brother, Clarence Bendure, 16 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Ronnie Gene Bendure, Jackie Cummings, daughter, Samantha Bendure, sisters, Claranita, Karen, brothers, Terry and Kenneth Bendure. Visitation will be from 2pm to 4pm on Sun. Jan. 14, 2018 at Lakeview Funeral Home, 12100 E. 13th St. N., Wichita. Celebration of Life service will be 2:00 pm on Mon. Jan. 15, 2018 at Calvarys Rock Church, 2661 S. Meridian, Wichita, 67217. Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery, Wichita. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Calvarys Rock Church.