HIBBERT Linda (nee Benner) – Suddenly at home on October 4, 2018 in her 70th year. Loving mother of Shannon (Jason Jansen), the late Christine Benner (1973) and the late William Gillap (2017). Cherished grandmother of Brendan, Nolan and Alex. Dear sister of Laura (John Martin), Lois (Gordon Cifani), Wendy Mester, William MacDonald Jr. (Judy), Edward Benner and Richard Benner (Carol). Sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by her father George Benner (Mary), her mother Margaret MacDonald (William MacDonald Sr.) and her brother Ian MacDonald. Linda was a proud member of the Welland Ladies Cribbage league for over 30 years and also a long time volunteer with the Welland Humane Society and the Welland Big Brothers and Big Sisters Association. The family will receive friends at the H.L. Cudney Funeral Home, 241 West Main Street, Welland on Wednesday, October 10th from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. A service to celebrate Linda’s life will be held in the Cudney Chapel at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Overholt Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences available at www.cudneyfuneralhome.com.