Benner Funeral Services
Fort Erie, Ontario

Recent Obituaries:

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Mildred Miller
2014-10-25
Miller : Mildred Edna Mildred passed away at home on October 25th, 2014 at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late Charles. Loving mother of Stephen (Carol) of Sherkston and Edna (John) Craft of Fort Erie Proud grandmother of Tara, Todd (Jill), Tim (Ruth), Jason (Christine) and Jesse (Nina). Also survived by her great grandchildren, her sister Ruby and brother Bill. Predeceased by her son Walter and her other siblings. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends on Tuesday October 28th from 6-8 pm and again on Wednesday from 10 am until the time of service in the chapel at 11 o`clock. A reception will follow. If so desired, donations to the Diabetes Association or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
William Worwood
2014-10-23
Worwood: William Ross Passed away with his daughter at his side at the Douglas Memorial Hospital on October 23rd, 2014 at the age of 86. Loving husband of Frances. Dear father of Sandra Worwood and Mary Lou Dumka (Jim). Cherished grandfather of Bradley William Worwood and Destiny Beatrice Worwood. The family will receive friends on Saturday November 1st from 11 am until the time of service at 1 pm at Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave. Fort Erie. Cremation will follow. Donations to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
James Beauchamp
2014-10-20
Beauchamp : James Jacques Jim passed away at Niagara Gardens on Monday October 20th, 2014 at the age of 91. Loving husband of the late Doreen. Loving father of Karen (Martin Herbert). Proud grandfather of Christopher (Brenda), Geoffrey (Jen) and Samantha (Fred Greenwood). Cherished great grandfather of Kassandra, Brittany, Tyler, Erykk, Nathan and McKenzie. Also survived by his daughter in law Brendalee Beacuhamp, his sister Mary and brother Gerry, niece Theresa Jean Maddock, other nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Predeceased by his son Keith, sisters Vivian, Jacqueline, Meda and Elizabeth and brothers Jim, Leonard, Victor and Joseph. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with funeral arrangements. Cremation has taken place. An interment service will be held at Pinecrest Cemetery in Ottawa.
Peter McCarthy
2014-10-18
McCarthy : Peter Raymond Peter passed away on Saturday October 18th, 2014 at the St. Catharines General Hospital. Beloved husband of Margaret. Cherished father of Stephen. Sadly missed by his brothers Pat (Daphne) and Brian (Doreen). Also survived by his mother in law Josephine Horvath and brother in law Victor (Cindy) Horvath and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his siblings Silvia, Terry and Donald. Peter retired as the plant manager from MetCor in Fort Erie. He was well known as a model train enthusiast. Benner Funeral Services 1105 Benner Ave. Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm on Wednesday October 22nd. A private funeral service will take place. If so desired, donations to the Fort Erie S.P.C.A. would be appreciated by the family
Iris Crichton
2014-10-10
Crichton: Iris Iris passed away surrounded by the love of her family at the Douglas Memorial Hospital on Friday October 10th, 2014 at the age of 80. Wife of Jack. Loving mother of Lesley Rachele of Fort Erie and Pam (George) Mackie of Crystal Beach. Cherished grandmother of Carly, Greta and Alexandria. Iris was employed for over 23 years with Zellers and afterwards dedicated herself to making the world a better place by volunteering her time and energy with organizations such as Family and Children's Services, Rose Seaton School and Our Lady of Grace. While she volunteered for the betterment of others, she gained much from it as well, including awards from the Province and local organizations. Iris's love of golf was highlighted by playing such courses as Carnoustie, Glen Eagles, Turnberry and St. Andrews during a 1986 trip. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave., Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. The family will receive friends on Tuesday October 14th from 6 pm until the time of service in the Chapel at 7:30 pm. If so desired, donations to the Rankin Run, specifying Team Scher Inspiration would be appreciated by the family.
William Smith
2014-10-08
Smith: William "Bill" Bill passed away at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Wednesday October 8th, 2014 at the age of 89. Beloved husband of the late Doris Marie (nee Stark). Proud father of Janet (William) Bright and Barbara Smith (Fredrick Runge). Cherished grandfather of Graham (Shannon) Runge, Alec Runge (Richelle), Meredith (Sergio) Barcenas, Fiona Bright and Richard Bright. Loving Great grandfather of Gloria and Damian. Cherished friend of Evelyn Marchuk. Bill was a retired Superintendent with the Niagara South Board of Education a well-known educator and mentor to many. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave. Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. A service to celebrate Bill's life will be held in the Benner Funeral Chapel on Wednesday October 15th at 11 am. A reception will follow. If so desired, donations to the charity of one's choice would be appreciated by the family.
John McLennan
2014-10-06
Passed away peacefully at Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie October 6th, 2014 at the age of 67. John was a loving father and grandfather who enjoyed spending time with his family above all else. John is lovingly remembered by his two children, Jason and his wife Amanda of Muskoka and their three children, Jackson, Campbell and Matilda; Jennifer and her husband Joseph White, and their daughter Olivia; his brothers Richard (Pat) and Brian (Wendy) and their families. He is pre-deceased by his brother Keith. Benner Funeral Services, 1105 Benner Ave. Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. A service to celebrate John's life will be held in the Benner Funeral Chapel on Tuesday October 14th at 12 pm. If so desired, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Elma Spear
2014-10-04
Spear: Elma Louise Born on August 16th, 1915 in Fort Erie Elma passed away peacefully at Gilmore Lodge on October 4th, 2014 at the age of 99. Her loving husband Alfred predeceased her August 29th, 2014 they had been married 74 years. Cherished mother of Wayne (Judi) Spear and Kenneth (Elizabeth) Spear. Cherished grandmother of Wayne, Kristin, Michael, Craig and Kendra. Great grandmother of Tristan, Justin, Jude, Kathryn, Alexander and Evan. Also survived by her sister Mildred Eversden and brother Ronald Cudney. Predeceased by brothers Frank, Orville and Welsey. Benner Funeral Services 1105 Benner Ave. Fort Erie entrusted with arrangements. A celebration of Elma's life will be held at the Benner Funeral Chapel on Thursday October 9th at 4 pm. A time of refreshments will follow. In memory of Elma, donations to St. Andrew`s Knox Presbyterian Church or charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family