January 23, 1933 – Calgary, AB
November 4, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Jim passed away peacefully at Chinook Hospice, with his wife Beryl at his side.
Jim was a native Calgarian and most of his career was in the oil and gas industry as a surface land man.
Jim is survived by his loving wife Beryl, brother Ken (Nancy), brother-in-law Tom Minton and will be sadly missed by his seven children, eighteen grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his sister Marilyn Minton. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the A.L.S. Society of Alberta & Northwest Territories (Lou Gehrig’s Disease), Suite 250, 4723 – 1 Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2G 4Y8, www.alsab.ca .
In living memory of Jim Benner, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200Print This Obituary & Condolences