Leonard Pender Funeral Held
Leonard Pender, 70, of 1107 West Alan, Carrollton, was pronounced dead on
arrival Nov. 24 at Parkland Hospital after being stricken in his home.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, Nov. 26, at Rhoton-Weiland-Merritt Chapel
in Carrollton, the Rev. Ken Carter officiating, with burial in
Hilltop Memorial Park,
Mr. Pender, a resident of Carrollton 30 years, was a native of Woodland. He was
employed as a truck driver by Blanton Grain Company.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Vivian H. Pender, and a daughter, Mrs. Nancy
Fuller, both of Carrollton; three sons, Leonard Pender, Jr., of Fairfield,
Calif., Norman Pender of Carrollton and Hugh Pender of Farmers Branch; four
sisters, Mrs. Viola-Lowe of Manchester, Mrs. Ethel Dreckshage of Dallas, Mrs.
Bessie Whatley of Bethel, Okla., and Mrs. Guy Eva Becker of Paris, Texas; and
Carrollton Chronicle - Dec 4, 1969
Submitted by Edward Lynn