Howard Burton Gardner

Gardner Howard Burton Gardner, age 86, Wednesday, March 12, 2014 Mt. Carmel East Hospital. Retired USPS Letter Carrier with over 30 years of service. Former union steward with USPS. Founding member of St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church. Veteran US Coast Guard. Delivered meals on wheels for many years. His family will always remember him for his love and generosity. Survived by loving wife of 63 years, Patty Gardner; children, Bob (Yvonne) Gardner, Jeff (Mary) Gardner, Cindy (Bob) Heider, Karen Gardner; 11 grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Julie Gardner, Terry Yurasek; and brother and sister-in-law, Al and Judi Cincione; many other loving family and friends. Preceded in death by parents Bill and Margaret Gardner, three brothers and one sister. Friends may call Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., EVANS FUNERAL HOME, 4171 E. Livingston Ave. Funeral mass Saturday 9:30 a.m., St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, 1573 Elaine Rd. Father William Arnold officiating. Interment Holy Trinity Cemetery, Somerset, OH. Prayer service Friday 7:45 p.m.

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Evans Funeral Home - Columbus
4171 E. Livingston Avenue  Columbus, OH 43227
Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Mar. 13 to Mar. 14, 2014