Linda L. Bender (nee Sprague) of Wilmington, DE passed away on July 20, 2021 at the age of 72. She was born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Joseph & Pauline Sprague.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 45 years Patrick M. Bender; and her youngest brother Timothy Sprague. Linda is survived by her loving children Barbara Cummings, Maureen [Steve] DeLany, Edward [Lauren] Bender and Patricia [Steve] Kuders; grandchildren Claudia, Cameron and Aidan Bender, Steven Jr., Kyleigh, Cara and Declan Kuders, Marlee and Peter DeLany; Sisters Theresa (John) Forte and Helen Smith; Brothers David Sprague and Joseph (Sharon) Sprague. Also many nieces and nephews.
Linda enjoyed cooking, baking, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren . She worked for many years as a manager for Hallmark.
Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at Cavanagh Family Funeral Home, 301 Chester Pike, Norwood, PA. Mass of Christian Burial will be held in The Church of St. Gabriel, 233 Mohawk Avenue, Norwood, PA at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Saints Peter & Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA.