Passed away peacefully on April 13, 2018 at the Welland Hospital in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of the late Wray Benner – 1985. Loving mother of Wray Jr. (Terry), Robert, Terry (Sera), Stephen (Debbie) and David. She will be sadly missed by her 16 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren. Special friend to Elmer Anger. Gayle volunteered for many years at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 56 and was past president. She was also a member of the Northland Pointe Auxillary and was an acitve member with the Friends Over 55 Recreation Centre.
The Benner family will receive friends at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME AND CHAPEL, 179 Clarence Street, Port Colborne on Tuesday April 17, 2018 from 1 - 2 p.m. Funeral service will follow the visitation in the Armstrong Chapel at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Craig Danielson officiating. Interment will follow at Overholt Cemetery. If so desired, memorial donations may be made to the Friends Over 55 Recreation Centre.