Mark Fredrick Bence, 78, retired electrician, Augusta, passed away, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012.

Mark Fredrick Bence, 78, retired electrician, Augusta, passed away, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012.

A memorial service will beheld at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Dunsford Funeral Home Chapel, Augusta.

He was preceded in death by his parents Arthur Edgar and Clara Etta (Beard) Bence; spouse Marilyn; children Loree and Dan; brothers Edgar and Robert Bence.

A memorial has been established with Amedisys Hospice, 2733 W. Central, El Dorado, KS 67042, or in care of the funeral home.