THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Terrance O. Bendt
Issue Date: October 18, 2017
Terrance O. Bendt, 82, passed away Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 at Woodlands of Oconto.
Born Aug. 28, 1935 in Marinette, to Oscar and Lillian Bendt, he served in the United States Air Force for four years. He married the former Eleanor McFadden and they were together for over 60 years.
He received an Associates Degree at NWTC for tax preparation and retired as a custodian in the Oconto Unified School District. A member of the Oconto Gun Club, he loved to hunt and fish and served on the Forestry Committee for the City of Oconto.
He is survived by his wife, Eleanor; many sisters-in-law; brothers-in-law; nieces and nephews; a special nephew, Ron Hayes, his guardian and special friends, Jo and Fred Schulz.
The family will receive relatives and friends at United Methodist Church in Oconto from 10 a.m. until time of Memorial Services at noon on Saturday, Oct. 21. Rev. David Henke will officiate with Military Rites performed by all Oconto Veteran organizations. Gallagher Funeral Home of Oconto is assisting the family with arrangements.