John Bender, former editor at The Press-Enterprise, dies at 64


John “Johnny” Bender, a former editor at The Press-Enterprise and other Southern California News Group newspapers, has died. He was 64.

Bender, a longtime Moreno Valley resident, died Tuesday, May 9. He had retired in May 2019.

Bender was not only an editor and journalist, but also a poet, a bass-playing jazz musician, a motorcyclist, husband, father and friend.

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