October 6, 1940 – May 24, 2022
Jerry Gardner, 81, of Westfield, passed away on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at Riverview Health in Noblesville.
He was born on October 6, 1940 to George and Lelia (Essex) Gardner in Lebanon, Indiana.
Mr. Gardner proudly served in the United States Marines. He graduated from Westfield High School in 1958, and was very involved with FFA in his younger years. He was a member of Venture Christian Church and attended Community Bible Fellowship. Mr. Gardner worked for Western Electric as a pipe fitter and also spent time farming. He enjoyed being outside, taking care of his property, and going to coffee with his friends. He loved attending and supporting his grandchildren at their sporting events.
Survivors include his of wife of 61 years, Patricia Gardner; two daughters Wendy (Mark) Pickett and Kerri (Steve) Brown; son Gary (Gretchen) Gardner; seven grandchildren, Whitney (Ryan) Robinette, Ian Pickett, Madison Pickett, Ashley (Andrew) Wozniewski, Kelsey Brown, Lindsey Brown and Evan (Maxie) Gardner; sister Becky Mikesell; two great-grandchildren Jackson Wozniewski and Valerie Gardner; three step-grandchildren Rudi Willock, Abi Willock and Macey Davis; and step-great-grandchild Blake Thompson.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers; two sisters; and great-grandchild Emma Wozniewski.
Visitation is scheduled to be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road, in Noblesville. A graveside service is scheduled to be held at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at Eagle Creek Cemetery, 15812 Little Eagle Creek Avenue in Westfield.
Memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675, https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org, or Ronald McDonald House of Indiana, 435 Limestone Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, www.rmhccin.org
Online condolences may be made at www.randallroberts.com.