Benner Funeral Services
Fort Erie, Ontario

Recent Obituaries:

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Mo Oi Tong
2017-11-01
Tong : Mo Oi Passed away peacefully at the St. Peter's Hospital on November 1st, 2017 one day before his 92nd birthday while surrounded by his family and friends. Beloved husband of the late Yiet Su Tong. Survived by 3 sons, Zhuo Suan Tang (Cui Lian Liu), Jian Xuan Tang (Yu Lian Lei) and Jian Jin Tang (Jean Tang) and 3 daughters, Mei Qin Tang (Qi Zheng Liu), Mei Jin (Chanchin Yu) and Mei Fen. Much loved by his grandsons Ron Yu Tang (Su Lian), Liang Yu (Hai Lian), Henry Tang, Harry Tang, Herman Tang, Liu Ging (Don Tong) granddaughters Pei Yan (Ruan Yong Xi), Li Yan (Zhen Fu Huang), Liu Zhon Fen, Liu Zhon Ie, Danna (Jon Bougie) and Danna Tong Li as well as 8 great grandchildren. Mo Oi and Yiet Su settled in Fort Erie after coming to Canada where they worked with the family in the restaurant business. Those that knew him will remember a kind and gentle man who was respected by his community and family. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends on November 28th from 9-11 am and 5-9 pm. Then on November 29th from 1030 am until the 11:30 am at which time Funeral Services will be conducted in the Chapel. Interment to follow in McAffee Cemetery.
Leonard Jackson
2017-11-19
After a courageous battle with cancer Lenny passed away surrounded by the love of his family and friends on Sunday November 19th, 2017 at the age of 59. He will be sadly missed by his best friend and partner for over 20 years of Joyce McQuestion. Loving brother of Linda (Bruce) Long and Larry (Gillain) Jackson. He was the proud uncle of Kristi (Fran) VanRooyen, Matthew Long, Joey (Shellee) Jackson, Jamie (Dawn) Jackson and Kelly (Ralph) Marino Great Uncle to Nicholas, Joshua, Amber, Conner, Nathan, Amanda and Amy. Lenny will forever be in the hearts of Joyce's daughter Katie (Andrew), her brother Larry Cornell and nephew Matthew (Cindy) Hornell. Lenny leaves behind his closest friend Andy (Katie) and their 4 children as well as many other wonderful friends and extended family Lenny was employed as a machinist for over 20 years at Fleet Industries and will be remembered for his love of family, woodworking and his cars. The family extend their appreciation to Dr. Scher and the Palliative Care staff of Douglas Memorial Hospital for the dignified and compassionate care provided to Lenny. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends on Tuesday November 21st from 2-4 and 7-9. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock with a reception to follow. Following the reception, interment will take place at Pleasantview Memorial Gardens. If so desired, donations Tender Wishes or the Ronald McDonald House would be appreciated by the family.
Charles Wurzer
2016-11-17
After a courageous battle, Charles Patrick Wurzer (Chuck) passed away peacefully surround by his loving family, November 17, 2017 at the age of 78. Loving husband of Julie Wurzer, Cherished father of Lisa(Rod)Sawyer, Tina(Allan)Broad and Chuck(Shannon) Wurzer. Chuck?s grandchildren, Ashley, Austin, Ethan, Caleb and Callie, and his fur babies Ricco, Annie and Lush were his world. Predeceased by his parent Beatrice Garan and Clarence James Wurzer, sisters Joanne , Doreen and sister in law Anna and nephew Mike. Chuck will also be missed by his many family and friends. Chuck had a passion for life and excelled in everything he did from taking care of is family, to being a fierce competitor on the racquetball court, to serving his country in the Royal Canadian Navy, he was a champion and was loved and will be missed by all who knew him. He will forever be heard yelling ?Go Bills? Service are being held Sunday 3-7 at Wedekindt Funeral Home, 3290 Delaware Ave, Kenmore NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday a noon, at St. Aloysius Gonzaga RC Church, 157 Cleveland Dr. Cheektowaga NY.
Alan Jones
2017-11-17
Jones: Alan It is with sadness yet peace of heart that we convey Al's battle that he fought with braveness and courage has come to an end and he is now free of pain. Loving husband and best friend of Sue. He was an important part of his step children's lives and was a loving Grandpa Al. He will be sadly missed by his many friends, nieces and nephews and other extended family. Predeceased by his daughter Erica, his brother Stuart and sisters Alana and Sharon. Al was a loyal employee for over 40 years of Fleet Industries. He served his community as a Volunteer Firefighter with Station 1 and as the President of the Fort Erie LaFrance Association. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends on Friday November 24th from 6-9 pm and on Saturday from 11 am until the time of funeral services for family and close friends in the chapel at 1 o'clock. Everyone is welcome to attend a time of refreshments and fellowship at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 71 on Sunday starting at 2pm where we will gather to celebrate the life of a wonderful man.
Chuck Wurzer
2017-11-17
Charles Patrick Wurzer After a courageous battle, Charles Patrick Wurzer (Chuck) passed away peacefully surround by his loving family, November 17, 2017 at the age of 78. Loving husband of Julie Wurzer, Cherished father of Lisa(Rod)Sawyer, Tina(Allan)Broad and Chuck(Shannon) Wurzer. Chuck's grandchildren, Ashley, Austin, Ethan, Caleb and Callie, and his fur babies Ricco, Annie and Lush were his world. Predeceased by his parent Beatrice Garan and Clarence James Wurzer, sisters Joanne , Doreen and sister in law Anna and nephew Mike. Chuck will also be missed by his many family and friends. Chuck had a passion for life and excelled in everything he did from taking care of is family, to being a fierce competitor on the racquetball court, to serving his country in the Royal Canadian Navy, he was a champion and was loved and will be missed by all who knew him. He will forever be heard yelling "Go Bills" Service are being held Sunday 3-7 at Wedekindt Funeral Home, 3290 Delaware Ave, Kenmore NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday a noon, at St. Aloysius Gonzaga RC Church, 157 Cleveland Dr. Cheektowaga NY.
Alan Jones
2016-11-17
It is with sadness yet peace of heart that we convey Al's battle that he fought with braveness and courage has come to an end and he is now free of pain. Loving husband and best friend of Sue. He was an important part of his step children's lives and was a loving Grandpa Al. He will be sadly missed by his many friends, nieces and nephews and other extended family. Predeceased by his daughter Erica, his brother Stuart and sisters Alana and Sharon. Al was a loyal employee for over 40 years of Fleet Industries. He served his community as a Volunteer Firefighter with Station 1 and as the President of the Fort Erie LaFrance Association. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 6-9 pm and on Saturday from 11 am until the time of funeral services for family and close friends in the chapel at 1 o'clock. Everyone is welcome to attend a time of refreshments and fellowship at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 71 on Sunday starting at 2pm where we will gather to celebrate the life of a wonderful man.
Jeanne Dawson
2017-11-16
Dawson: Jeanne Marie Jeanne passed away with her son Brett and daughter-in-law Darlene by her side at Crescent Park Lodge on November 15th, 2017 at the age of 89. Jeanne was the loving wife of the late Ronald (2000) and is predeceased by her parents Marie Jeanne and Yves. A long-time member of St. Michael's Church and the CWL, she will be fondly remembered by all those that knew her. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends at the Funeral Home on Sunday November 19th from 2-4 and again on Monday from 7-9. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church (310 Central Ave. Fort Erie) on Tuesday November 21st, at 11 am. Interment to follow in St. Joseph's Cemetery. If so desired, donations to the Arthritis Society would be appreciated by the family.
Andy Comeau
2017-11-08
Comeau: Joseph Leo Andre "Andy" Andy passed away at the Douglas Memorial Hospital with his family by his side. Cherished husband of Tracy. Loving father of Jennifer (Dave) Comeau, Patrick (Victoria) and Joshua (Tania). The best Poppa ever to Brooke, Railynn, Christian, Emma, Jensen, Niklas, Kayden, Lilly, Owen and Austin. Also survived by his siblings Paul, Louise, Jason, Ron and their families, his mother in law Georgia MacFarlane and the MacFarlane family. His four legged buddy Archie will miss him greatly. Benner Funeral Services, Fort Erie entrusted with private family arrangements. In memory of Andy tell share a funny joke or a kind act with someone.