Marjorie M. (Hunter) Gardner, 93, of Blossburg, died on Wednesday, June 2, 2021. She was born on Dec. 1, 1927 in Wellsboro, a daughter of the late Ivan and Nina (Sumner) Hunter and was the wife of the late Allie L. Gardner.
Marge spent her whole life dedicated to her family, always putting them first! She spent her days as a homemaker cooking huge meals for her family and several grandchildren. She loved family gatherings and enjoyed her garden and canning the things that she grew. Marge was an avid birdwatcher and was always home when the Price is Right and her soaps came on.
Marge is survived by two sons, Gary Gardner of Mansfield, Dannie Gardner of Wellsboro; daughter, Pat Barrett of Blossburg; nine grandchildren, Patrick Gardner of Waynesburg, Jenn (Rich) Williams of Blossburg, Lori (Don) Wolfe of Wellsboro, Terry (Tania) Gardner of Wellsboro, Dan Gardner of Florida, Christy (Kyle) Gardner of Ark., Jessica (Evan) Wawrykow of Pittsburgh, Mikal Gardner of Wellsboro, Charles (Bayley) Gardner of New England; brother, Billy Hunter of Blossburg; seven sisters, Beverly Hammer of Lancaster, N.Y., Iva White of Wellsboro, Shirley Carey of Morris Run, Barb Hunter of Washington, Joyce Peterson of Maine, Diana Hunter of Delaware, Janice Richards of Wellsboro;14 great-grandchildren, Andrew Barrett, Shawn Barrett, Liam Williams, Paisley Williams, Gavin Gardner, Isabella Gardner, Emma Gardner, Damien Brandenburg, Jordyn Brandenburg, Taylyn Brandenburg, Ayden Burdge, Sam Wawrykow, Sydney Wawrykow, Aleeyah Gardner, Braxton Gardner and a great-great grandson, Mason Barrett.
She was predeceased by a brother and two sisters.
A family graveside service will be held on Monday, June 7, at 10 a.m. at the Tioga County Memorial Gardens, Mansfield. Arrangements are entrusted to the Carleton Funeral Home, Inc., Wellsboro. www.carletonfh.com
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Published by The Wellsboro Gazette from Jun. 4 to Jun. 12, 2021.