On June 27, 2007, MARY O. BENNER (nee Owens); beloved wife of the late Vernon L. Benner; devoted mother of Alice Parson and her husband Edmund and the late Michael Benner and mother-in-law of Phyllis Benner; loving grandmother of Marcy, Scott, Steven, Eric, Mark, Debbie and their spouses; cherished sister of James Owens. Also survived by eight great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends may gather at Miller-Dippel Funeral Home, Inc., 6415 Belair Road, Baltimore, MD 21216 on Saturday and Sunday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM where a Christian Wake Service will be held on Sunday, at 4 PM. A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, 11 AM at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church. Interment Gardens of Faith Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Baltimore/Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care, 555 W. Towsontown Blvd., Towson, MD 21204 or St. Anthony of Padua Church, 4414 Frankford Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21206.