Doris J. Bender Rohacek, 88, of Susquehanna Twp., died Monday, December 25, 2017 at the home of a daughter in Susquehanna Twp.
She was a former employee of Bowman's Department Store, Kelly Co., Villa Teresa Nursing Home, and was a retired Accounts Payable Clerk for Agway. She was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church, Swatara Twp., for over 54 years.
Doris was the daughter of late Harold D. and Mabel Hoke Bender and is survived by four daughters, Diane K. Beard and husband, Larry of Susquehanna Twp., Renee' D. Miller and husband, Andrew of West Hanover Twp., Janice M. Rohacek of Middletown, and LouAnn Thomas and husband, Randy of Fredericksburg, PA; two sisters, Audrey Cribari of Susquehanna Twp. and Linda Hughes of Steelton; a brother, Robert Bender and wife, Vickie of Rutherford; eight grandchildren, Barry A. Beard, Andrew and Kyle Miller, Leah Burge, Kelly Mazer, Michael Foreman, Carrie Large, and Jeremiah Thomas; nine great grandchildren and one on the way.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 11:00 am in Centenary United Methodist Church, 1010 Orchard Dr., Swatara Twp. with Rev. Robert Ryder and Rev. Robert Pickering officiating. Private burial will be in Baldwin Cemetery. A viewing will be held on Tuesday from 10:00 am until 11:00 am in her church. Arrangements are being handled by Wiedeman Funeral Home, Steelton.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to VA Medical Center,1700 S. Lincoln Ave., Lebanon, PA 17042 or Humane Society of Greater Harrisburg, 7790 Grayson Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17111.