Kaye D. Gardner
Died April 12, 2017
Kaye Donald Gardner, 78, of Mio passed away peacefully at home Wednesday, April 12, 2017.
Kaye was born in Saginaw on Nov. 23, 1938, to Cade and Eileen (Coleman) Gardner. He retired from Peerless Gage as a tool and die maker, and permanently retired to Mio in 2002 to his grandparents’ former home. Kaye was a member of the Mio Moose Lodge 1035 and the Sons of the American Legion of Luzerne.
Kaye is survived by his wife, Beverly J. Gardner; his mother, Eileen Gardner (who is 102 years old); his daughter, Susan Gardner of Clinton Township; his granddaughter, Jill Rennie of Clinton Township; his sister, Pam Meland of Grayling; his brother, Richard Gardner of Taylor; and also several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and close friends and neighbors.
He was preceded in death by his father, Cade Gardner; and his daughter, Lori Gardner.
In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, April 22, 2017, at noon at the Mio Moose Lodge.
Memorial donations may be made to Mio Loyal Order of Moose 1035, Mio, in memory of Kaye Gardner.
These arrangements were handled by Lashley Funeral Home, Mio.