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Laura Pierce

Laura Pierce (Bendes)

Thursday, July 28th, 1932 - Monday, March 23rd, 2020
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Franklin; Laura Pierce, 87, passed away on Monday March 23, 2020. She was born on July 28, 1932 in Franklin Hospital to Stephen and Helen ( Orosz ) Bendes.

Laura was employed in the cutting room at Morley’s Shirt Company in Franklin. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, and enjoyed bowling, humming birds, and baking Hungarian Christmas cookies for her beloved family.

Laura was predeceased by her parents, and husband Robert, and her siblings; Helen Nagy and husband Alex, Elizabeth Brown and husband John, Steve Bendes and wife Dolores and John Bendes and wife Irene.

Laura is survived by her two daughters; Judy Pierce and Kathy Pierce both of Franklin. She was the sister of Yolanda Orgovan of Newton (formerly of Franklin). Laura was the beloved aunt of, William Nagy and wife Charlene of Stillwater, Elizabeth Flatt of Franklin, Jeff Brown and wife Diane of Hamburg, Linda Webb and husband Richard of Hamburg, Janet Bendes of Sparta, Cheryl Kalafut and husband Mickey of Franklin, Daniel Bendes and wife Wendy of Montague, and Nancy Boudreau of Colorado. She leaves behind several great nieces and nephews and several great - great nieces and nephews.

Due to Government restrictions there will be a private graveside service handled by the F. John Ramsey Funeral Home, Franklin, NJ at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Franklin, NJ, for condolences see
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    Immaculate Conception Cemetery
    176 North Church Road
    FRANKLIN, NJ 07416
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    Due to State Government restrictions, graveside services will be private.


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Richard Fletcher

Posted at 05:33pm
Judy & Kathy - just wanted you to know how much I thought of your Mom. She was a great help to my Mom when she was getting older... I would imagine there are not too many left from the "old guard" on Butler Street but the memories are good ones & will be there forever... Will have a mass said for her once the churches open up again.. Stay healthy,
Rich & Judy Fletcher

Mary Frazier

Posted at 02:18pm
Kathy so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Always loved hearing stories about your Mom.
Pat and Mary Frazier

Betty Richards

Posted at 11:19am
Dear Kathy and Judy,
Our deepest sorrow at the passing of your Mom...You are in my prayers..I remember she and your Dad well over our many years in Franklin. God Bless, Love, Betty and Steve Richards

Linda webb

Posted at 09:34am
Wherever Aunt Laura was, there was laughter! Love n miss you, Lin n Rich

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