BENNING, Laurette Anne
November 6, 1934 – June 4, 2018
It is with sadness, but peace in our hearts, that we announce that our precious wife, mom, mother-in-law, grandmother and sister passed away peacefully at St. Paul’s Hospital on Monday, June 4, 2018 at the age of 83. Mom’s spirit and memories will live on through her husband Harold Benning, 2 children Garry (Ingrid) Benning and Karen (David) Ferrari, 3 grandchildren Daniel Benning, Alex and Samantha Ferrari, siblings Jack (Cathy) Reinbold, Bernadette Ross, Denis (Marlene) Reinbold, sisters-in-law Marianne Benning and Phila MacKechnie and brother-in-law Al Zimmer. Laurette was predeceased by her parents Pauline and Balzer Reinbold, siblings Isadore (Louise) Reinbold, Eileen Zimmer and Leona Ens and brothers-in-law George Bonthoux, Don Ross, Alec Benning, Rex (Lil) Benning and Bruce MacKechnie. Laurette worked for many years at Safeway and enjoyed her time there. Family was very important to her and she was very proud of her children and grandchildren’s accomplishments. The Funeral Service will be celebrated as a Requiem Mass at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, June 8, 2018 at St. John’s Anglican Cathedral (816 Spadina Cres. E.) in Saskatoon with Fr. Daniel Hughes presiding. Following the service, Laurette will be laid to rest at the Columbarium at St. John’s. In lieu of floral tributes, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society (1910 McIntyre St, Regina, SK, S4P 2R3) would be appreciated. Special thanks to the Palliative Care Team at St. Paul’s Hospital for their compassionate care. Arrangements in care of John Schachtel – Mourning Glory Funeral Services (306) 978-5200.