Margaret Irene Warner, age 88, of Hamden, passed away on September 8, 2010. Margaret was the widow of Frank Warner; mother of Lawrence & his wife Shirley Warner of Yalesville and Mark & his wife Jackie Warner of Hamden; grandmother of Karen Annis, Melissa, Matthew & Steven Warner and the late Charles Warner; great grandmother of Joshua Annis and sister of Gwen E. Ferns of Hamden. Margaret was born in Frankville, Iowa on May 17, 1922, a daughter of the late Charles S. & Daisy VanWey Hendershot. She was an active member of the Hamden-Cheshire Grange for many years, during which she held many of their director positions. Margaret was a member of the Mix District Ladies Auxiliary of the Hamden Volunteer Fire Department and a member of the Hamden Plains United Methodist Church. Friends may visit with her family at BEECHER & BENNETT FUNERAL HOME, 2300 Whitney Ave, Hamden on Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM, Grange Service at 6:00 PM, and may attend her Funeral Service on Monday at 10:30 AM in the Hamden Plains United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Hamden Plains Cemetery. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Hamden Plains Church- 15 Church St., Hamden, CT 06514 or to the Cheshire Grange- 424 Cedar Lane, Cheshire, CT 06410.

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  1. My sympathies go to the Warner family on their loss. Frank and Margaret were among the most warm and dedicated members the Connecticut State Grange will ever have and will be greatly missed.

  2. To all of Margarets family. My sincere condolences. I do no have to tell you all how wonderful and kind she was. Whether family or friend, she listened, helped wherevery she could. She will be missed by so many people. Rest in peace Margaret.

  3. We express our deepest sympathies to all of Margaret’s family. We will be unable to attend the services, but our thoughts will be with you all. We will remember Margaret as a gentle, sweet lady with a smile for everyone.

  4. My deepest sympathy goes to the Warner family at the loss of Margaret. I have some wonderful memories of this sweet woman that goes back many years. God Bless all of you. I am sorry that I am not there to say my last goodbyes to her, and to offer you my condolences in person.

  5. My deepest sympathy to the Warner Family. Margaret and Frank were so much a part of my [long ago] youth. They were always there with the smile and the advise. That never changed over the years. I will truely miss her smile and caring. Such a wonderful woman.

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