TRENTON - Amber Gardener, 13, of Trenton, passed away on Thursday, Mar. 10, 2011.|
Born in Trenton, Amber was a lifelong resident. She was educated in the Trenton public school system and was enrolled as an 8th grader in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School, Trenton. She also attended Glen Roc Dance Shoppe, Ewing.
Amber was predeceased by her grandmother, Gloria A. Johnson, and one great-aunt, Carol Poe. She is survived by her mother, Marian Poe; father, Reginald B. Gardener; two sisters, Sade and Ashley; grandfather, Allen Johnson III; grandmother, Beatrice Gardener; two aunts, Vandella Poe and Niaja Taylor; two uncles, Ederick Poe and Curtis Shy; two great-aunts, Hilda Young and Elaine Marshall, great-aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Poe; cousins, Ederick Jr., Ciani and Raekwon Poe, LaShera and Tayquan Poe-Frost; godparents, Venetta and Rodney Smith; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends, including a special friend, Stacia.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Campbell Funeral Chapel, 1225 Calhoun St., Trenton. Calling hours will be Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the chapel. Interment will be in Ewing Cemetery, Ewing Township.
Published in The Trentonian on Mar. 17, 2011