Benner Funeral Services
Fort Erie, Ontario

Recent Obituaries:

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Edna Biggins
2018-08-18
BIGGINS, Edna - passed away at the Maple Park Lodge in Fort Erie at the age of 99 on August 18th, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Tuny. Loving mother of Donna Biggins (David Wolff) and Trisha Robinson (Steph Venne). Proud grandmother of Damien and Elijah Robins on. She will be lovingly remembered by her sister Norma Saldutto, brother George and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by siblings Hugh, Mildred, Anna, Jean, Peg, Flossie, Myrte and Tom. Also fondly remembered by Bill Biggins (Lisa). A heartfelt thank you goes out to Dr Scher, the staff at the Douglas Memorial Hospital, Maple Park Lodge and also to dear friend Shirley Evans. To all, your warmth, compassion and extra TLC will always be remembered. Respecting Edna's wishes cremation has taken place. The family will receive family and friends on Thursday from 2-4 &7-9 at Benner Funeral Services 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie. Interment services will be held at a later date. The family thank you in advance for any memorial donations made to either Douglas Memorial Hospital Foundation where she volunteered for 27 years or Maple Park Lodge (Palliative Care).
Terry Morrish
2018-08-14
MORRISH, Terry (Terrence Andrew) passed away peacefully at the St. Catharines General Hospital, on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 in his 44th year. Beloved husband and best friend of Meg (nee Richardson) for 18 years. Loving and devoted father of Rowan and Cameron. Dearly loved son of Ron and Laure. Predeceased by his mother Anne. Dear step-son of Walt. He will be sadly missed by his brothers Darcy (Cree) and Alexander (Deanna) and sister Suzanne. He will be lovingly remembered by his nieces, nephews and everyone in the Kitchingman and Richardson families. Terry was a dedicated marathon runner and was known for his colourful socks as he ran all over Fort Erie. He was an avid Curler and member of the Niagara Falls Curling Club for many years. Terry was the V.P. of software development at Clickback in St. Catharines. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive their friends at the Funeral Home on Monday, August 20, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held in the Benner Chapel on Tuesday, August 21st at 11 a.m. If desired, memorial donations may be made to Magic Wheel Chair (www.magicwheelchair.org).
Gertrude Benner
2018-08-08
BENNER, Gertrude Marie - Born August 15, 1921 in Bertie Township. She passed away peacefully on August 8, 2018 in her 97th year. Daughter of the late Chester and Ella Benner. She was predeceased by her sisters, Mae (Os) Spear; Fran (Art) Osborn; and Bette (Pete) Bothwell. She will be greatly missed by her brother Philip (Ethel) Benner. She also leaves behind her nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Trudie worked as a medical secretary at the Douglas Memorial Hospital for 35 years. Trudie loved her nieces and nephews like her own and considered her family the "heart" of life. She loved attending concerts, playing cards, travelling and spending time with her family and friends. A private service will be held at a later date. BENNER FUNERAL SERVICES has been entrusted with arrangements. Thank you to the staff at Maple Park Lodge and Dr. Scher for their care, compassion, and kindness. "Love is a feeling of hope and belonging that comes with each hug that you give. Love is a joy that hearts share and take care of each other each day that we live and beyond."
Joan Catherine Crayden
2018-08-02
CRAYDEN, Joan Catherine (nee Jackson) passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, August 2, 2018 in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of John Crayden. Loving mother of Mark Crayden (Annette). Cherished grandmother of Ashley Haase (Will), Ashley Crayden, Nathan Resch, Shannon Habitch (Josh), Robert Higham (Felicia) and loving great grandmother of Maverick Humphrey and Jaxon Higham. Dear sister of Thelma Evans. Private family arrangements have entrusted to Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie. If desired, memorial donations may be made to Parkinson.ca
William John Greenwood
2018-08-02
Greenwood, William John- Passed away peacefully at home on Aug 2, 2018 at the age of 78. Beloved father of Tracy, William and Sheila. Proud grandpa of Mitchel, Mallory and Steven. Bill was always the life of the party and was loved by so many. He will be truly missed by all who knew him. There will be a celebration of his life at the Royal Canadian Legion (3860 Legion St) on Sat. Aug. 18 at 1pm. Donations in honour of Bill can be made to the Royal Canadian Legion branch 396 in Chippawa.
Rosalind Wallington
2018-07-31
WALLINGTON, Rosalind Dawn passed away peacefully, with her family by her side, at Gilmore Lodge on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 in her 93rd year. Predeceased by her husband Albert (1979). Loving mother of Sharon Sider (Larry), Blythe Fedikow (Dave) and Josh Wallington. Cherished grandmother of Steven Sider, Cassie Biller (late Scott) and Amber-Dawn Sider. She will be lovingly remembered by her great grandchildren Robert, Taveia (Adam), Elizabeth, Bryce, Adam and Ava and great great grandson Darrion. BENNER FUNERAL SERVICES, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. A private family service will take place. If desired, memorial donations may be made to Gilmore Lodge, Fort Erie.
Robert Kentie
2018-07-30
Kentie: Robert Bob passed unexpectedly on July 30, 2018 at the age of 59. Loving husband of Irma. Proud father of Joy McEwen (Matthew), Laura Warner (Andrew) and David Kentie (Ashley). He leaves granddaughters Naomi and Eden and grandsons Micah and Rowan with wonderful memories. Loving son of Catharina and the late Jacob Kentie. Cherished brother of Peter (Lynda). Sadly missed by nephews Gordon (Brittney), Peter (Jordyn), Christian (Kristen), great nieces Audrey, Logyn, Poppy, Charlotte and great nephews Andrew, Anderson and Walter. Also survived by his uncle Arie Kentie's and extended family. Bob was proud to be an Ordained Pastor with the Garrison Rd. U.B. Church and the owner of Kentie Delivery. Bob's family will receive friends at the Garrison Rd. U.B. Church on Thursday August 2nd from 2-4 & 7-9. Funeral Services will be held in the church on Friday at 1 pm. Interment to follow. If so desired, donations to the Church Building Fund would be appreciated. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements.
Daniel Nepton
2018-07-28
Nepton, Daniel Dan passed away at home on Saturday July 28th, 2018 at the age of 57. Survived by his loving wife Colette. Proud father of Lucie, Nathalie (Whitney) and Melissa (Sylvain). Cherished grandfather of Destiny, Steven, Sierra, Deacan, Haiden, Dawson and Payton. Sadly missed by his siblings Ginette (Stephen), Gisele (Leroy) and Claude (Yvette) and his many nieces and nephews, especially Mike and Steve. Friends are invited to gather at Dan's house 307 Gilmore Rd. to celebrate his life on August 4th from 2-5 pm.