Bernard Patrick Gardner, 57, of Exeter passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at St. Luke's Villa, Wilkes-Barre.
He was born in Avoca on Oct. 7, 1955, and was the son of the late Bernard P. Gardner and Doris C. Hunt Gardner.
He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Ann Marie Pierantoni Gardner; his daughter, Krista Marie Gardner Brown and her husband, Benjamin Brown, Shavertown; brother, Eugene Gardner, Avoca; sister, Nancy Patterson and her husband, Thomas (Red) Patterson, Avoca; his niece and goddaughter, Amy Mihalka and her husband, Joe Mihalka; nephews, Christopher Patterson and Michael Patterson and his wife, Megan; great-nieces Sarah, Megan and Maura; an aunt, Jean Reedy, Avoca; his buddy, Bailey; and numerous cousins.
There will be no calling hours. Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are made by Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea. Online condolences may be made at www.kiesingerfuneralservices.com