Benner Funeral Services
Fort Erie, Ontario

Recent Obituaries:

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Lilian McInerny
2016-06-28
McInerny : Lilian Lilian passed away at the Brampton Civic Hospital on June 28, 2016 at the age of 81. Beloved wife of the the late Neil. Cherished mother of Berenice (Jason) Jones. Loving grandmother of Quinn and Piper. She will be sadly missed by her sister Anne (Ken) Wilkinson. Predeceased by brothers Richard and Leonard Chadwick, and her sisters Olive Bryant (Ron), and Joan Daniszewski. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends on Saturday July 2nd from 11 am until the time of the Funeral Service in the Chapel at 1 pm. Interment to follow at McAffee Cemetery. If so desired, donations to the William Osler Health System Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Louise Morse
2016-06-22
Passed away peacefully with her family at her side at the Elizabeth Centre in Sudbury Ontario Wednesday June 22, 2016 at the age of 95. Beloved wife of the late William Ernest Morse. She will be missed by her son William Robert Morse (wife Angie) and grandson Ian Andrew Morse. Predeceased by her parents Guiseppe Mileni and Maria Valentini, brother Joseph Mileni (late wife Rita), her sister Pasqualina Mileni, and grandson William Angus Morse. She will be in the prayers of her brother Guy Mileni (wife Jen) of Sarasota Florida, sister Helen Wilby (late husband Glen) of Fort Erie and brother Nick Mileni of Stoney Creek. She will be missed by her nieces and nephews Dina, Darla, Joey, Tina, Michael, David, Debbie, Danny, Dino, Nick Jr. and Tony. She will live in the hearts of the family And friends she made And be known always for the foundation she laid Because goodness and fairness never die. They go shining on like the stars in the sky Just as honour and truth endure forever, Death is powerless to destroy or sever, So her gallant soul has taken flight Into a land where there is no night Her spirit is alive, and she has only gone on To a brighter and more wonderful dawn. Benner Funeral Services 1105 Benner Ave Fort Erie, Ontario entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends on Sunday June 26th, from 7-9 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St Michael's Roman Catholic Church 310 Central Ave Fort Erie on Monday June 27th at 11am. Interment to follow at McAffee Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to a charity of your choice.
Anna Blair
2016-06-20
Blair: Anna (nee Holjevac) Passed away at the Douglas Memorial Hospital on Monday June 20th, 2016. Loving wife of the late Chuck Blair (2006). Proud mother of Chuck (Nancy), Dan (Bev) and Guy (Kim). Cherished grandmother to Melissa (Dan) Heerdt, Amy (Kevin) Heximer, Charlie (Jessica) Blair, Dayna (Will) Denham, Bryan (Jackie) Blair, Michael Blair and Rachel Blair and 17 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Predeceased by infant daughter Mianna Maria Blair and her siblings. Benner Funeral Services 1105 Benner Ave. Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday June 23rd at 11 am from St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church. Interment to follow. An opportunity to meet with the family and refreshments will follow the interment at The Plaice Restaurant. If so desired, contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Palliative Care Unit at Douglas Memorial Hospital
Steven Kinnaird
2016-06-15
Steven passed away surrounded by the love of his family at home on Wednesday June 15th, 2016 at the age of 51. Loving husband of Kim (nee Borth). Proud father of Justin and Mitch. Sadly missed by his father George (Barb) Kinnaird. Cherished brother of Susan (Matt) Kinnaird, Alan (Rosie) Kinnaird, Peggy (Chris) Kinnaird, Tom Kinnaird and brother in law of Krystal (Troy) Lack. Also survived by many nieces and nephew s, extended family and friends. Predeceased by his mother Judy and his brother Tim. Steve began his career with the Niagara Regional Police in 2002 and spent time in many detachments within the Region most recently as a Forensic Detective Constable in St. Catharines. He was an active member of Fort Erie Minor Hockey as both a coach and a referee. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 1-3 and 6-9 pm. Services will be held in the Funeral Chapel on Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock. If so desired, donations to Fort Erie Minor Hockey or the Niagara Regional Police Benevolent Fund would be appreciated by the family.
Joyce Hill
2016-06-09
HILL, Joyce Joyce passed away unexpectedly on Thursday June 9th, 2016 at Maple Park Lodge at the age of 84. Loving wife of the late Harold Hill (2002). Cherished mother of Mike (Jeannine) and the late Rodger. Sadly missed by grandchildren Shari (Kevin) Mis, Michael (Delores) Hill, Charity (Steve) Jasinski, Matthew Hill, Ashley Hill, William Hill and Myrna Hill as well as her great grandchildren. Also survived by her sisters Patricia Weber and Corine Nanticoke and her large extended family and many friends. Predecased by her brothers Sherman, Eugene and Max and sister Arlene Skye. Joyce was a long-time member of the Fort Erie Native Friendship Centre and Niagara Chapter of Native Women. Benner Funeral Services 1105 Benner Ave. Fort Erie, Ontario entrusted with arrangements. Joyce's family will receive visitors on Tuesday, June 14th from 6:00-7:00 pm. Funeral Services will follow in the Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Salvation Army of Fort Erie Food Bank.
Geraldine Hammett
2016-06-08
Geraldine passed away peacefully in Mississagua on Wednesday June 8th at her home, the Wenleigh Long Term Care Residence at the age of 89. Loving wife of the late Robert. Proud mother of Deborah (Frank) Arruda of Mississauga. She is survived by her friends and family in Northern Ireland and Toronto. Geraldine was a long-time member of St. Andrew's Knox Presbyterian Church in Fort Erie where a service to celebrate her life will take place on June 25th, 2016 at 1 pm. If so desired, donations to the Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated by the family.
Penny Morris
2016-06-08
Morris: Margaret Delight "Penny" Margaret passed away at the age of 91 in Fort Erie on June 4th, 2016. Sadly missed by her brother Sidney Morris and her sister Evelyn Johnston. Predeceased by brothers Kenny and Ernie. Also survived by her many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews. Margaret was a longtime associate member and volunteer of the RCL Branch 71. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. A graveside service will be held at Greenwood Cemetery June 15th at 2 pm. If so desired, donations to the Branch 71 Poppy Fund would be appreciated by the family.
Ellen Catalano
2016-06-02
Catalano: Ellen Davey Ellen passed away peacefully at home on June 2nd, 2016 at the age of 92. Loving wife of over 56 years to Joseph. Proud mother of Joel Catalano and Amanda (Scott) Jardine. Cherished grandmother of Tanner Jones. Sadly missed by her sister Mary Katherine Davey- Carr and her niece Katherine White. Benner Funeral Services 1105 Benner Ave Fort Erie entrusted with private funeral arrangements. If so desired, donations to the Salvation Army or the Fort Erie SPCA would be appreciated by the family A special thank you to her personal care workers, Dr Che and all those who provided such personal and dignified care.