Obituary of Amanda Rae Irene Schoonings
Schoonings, Amanda Rae Irene (nee Berrington)
August 15, 1982 - October 30, 2019
Surrounded by the love of her family, Amanda passed away on October 30, 2019 at the Douglas Memorial Hospital after a year long, hard fought, battle. Loving wife and best friend of Joseph and proud mother of Ryan and Lukas. Forever in the hearts of her parents Gail and Bryan Berrington and her brothers Christopher and David. She will be sadly missed by her inlaws Joseph and Bonnie as well as her sisters in law Teresa (Blair) and Barb (Rob). Amanda was adored by her 3 nieces and will be sadly missed by her many friends who have supported her during her illness. Amanda was both competitive and compassionate, qualities that made her a wonderful teacher, coach and friend. A special thank you to Dr. Scher and all the wonderful nurses at DMH for their care and compassion. Benner Funeral Services have been entrusted with arrangements and a Visitation will be held at the Benner Funeral Home, 1105 Benner Ave. Fort Erie on Friday, November 15, 2019 from 5-8 pm. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday November 16, 2019 at 2:30 pm at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Fort Erie, followed by a time to Celebrate Amanda's Life at the Fort Erie Golf Club from 4-7 pm. If desired, donations would be appreciated by the family and can be made to the Building Fund at St. Paul's Anglican Church or a contribution to Garrison Road School, funds will be used to continue the work of Amanda's extended family to provide opportunities and support for the students.