Raymond “Rayme” Benner, 85, passed away peacefully Feb. 28, 2020, at his home in Warren, surrounded by his family. He was born in Port Clyde April 11, 1934, the son of Arlene Benner.

He married Nancy R. Morse in 1955 in Port Clyde, where they raised their family and resided until Nancy’s death in February 2016. Following Nancy’s death, Raymie moved to Warren to be closer to his children and grandchildren.

Rayme was predeceased by his wife, Nancy and grandson, James Ross.

He is survived by his four children Raymond K. Benner, Scott T. Benner, both of Warren, Steve C. Benner and his wife, Lori, of South Thomaston; daughter Jill Boggs and her husband, Lanny, of Warren; grandchildren Ashley Benner, Chelsey Doughty, Craig Benner, Dustin Benner, Jesse Boggs, Jake Boggs and Caitlin Boggs along with 16 great-grandchildren.

Rayme will be remembered by those who knew and loved him as a kind, caring person who always wore a smile and gave willingly to those in need of an extra hand. The family will hold a private service at a later date.