Lender, Eugene


Eugene R. Lender

Photo of Eugene LenderEugene R. Lender, 63, of Sanborn, died on Friday, October 9, 2015 at his home.

Born on February 17, 1952 in Osceola Mills, PA, he was the son of the late Edward & Wava (Brickley) Lender.  He married Ruth E. (Custred) Lender on November 14, 1987 in Philipsburg, PA; she survives at home.

Mr. Lender was a member of the Sanborn Church of God.  He was a Heavy Equipment Operator/Foreman for several local coal companies and was a graduate of the Philipsburg-Osceola High School.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Carol Gunter.

Along with his wife, Mr. Lender is survived by: two sons, Joshua R. Lender of Smokerun,PA and Mark Lender & his wife Miriam of Virginia; a daughter, Kelly Eignor & her husband Eugene of Virginia; three sisters, Delores Ralston & her husband, Allen of Osceola Mills, PA, Janet Wardman & her husband, Lynn of Satellite Beach, FL and Kathy Molta & her husband Tom of Washington; four brothers, Alton Lender & his wife Kay of Clearfield, PA, Lee Lender & his wife Laura of Osceola Mills, PA, Darold E. Lender & his wife Carolyn L. of  Osceola Mills, PA and Ken Lender of Osceola Mills, PA; three grandchildren, Ethan, Benjamin & Dulaney Eignor; and a brother-in-law, Barry Gunter.

The Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at the Heath Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Osceola Mills, PA, with Rev. Earnest E. Simmers officiating.  Burial will be at the Sanborn Cemetery in (Sanborn) Rural Houtzdale, PA.

Visitation will be on Monday, October 12, 2015 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. and on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at the funeral home.

To sign the online guestbook, go to: www.heathfuneral.com.


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