Thomas E. Gardner

Born: Thu., Apr. 28, 1949
Died: Tue., Jan. 12, 2021

Graveside Service

11:00 AM Wed., Jan. 20, 2021
Location: South Scott Cemetery

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Thomas E. Gardner, 71, passed away suddenly at his home in Hamilton, Indiana on Tuesday, January 12, 2021.

He was born on April 28, 1949 in Angola, Indiana to Carl and Mary (Longnecker) Gardner.  He graduated from Fremont High School.

Thomas married Bonnie E. Tritch on October 11, 1969.

He was a farmer and enjoyed every aspect of farming.  He had also worked at the Steuben County Co-Op.

Thomas loved his family, especially spending time with his grandchildren.

Surviving are his sons, Thomas “Andy” Gardner of Hamilton, Indiana, Travis R. (Kim) Gardner of Angola, Indiana and Todd W. Gardner of Hamilton, Indiana; sisters, Linda Wheeler of Angola, Indiana and Nancy (Ed) Jones of Angola, Indiana.  Also surviving are his five grandchildren, Hayden Gardner, Cadence Gardner, Corbin Gardner, Dana Gardner and Drake Gardner.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his loving wife , Bonnie E. Gardner on June 9, 2005 and brother, Raymond Gardner.

Graveside Services will be at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at South Scott Cemetery, Steuben County, Indiana.

Memorial donations may be made to the family, care of Andy Gardner.

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Alan & Karen Middleton
   Posted Sat January 16, 2021
To Tom’s Family,
We are very sorry for your sudden loss. We remember Tom from school and also living in the neighborhood as we were growing up. His sister, Nancy, graduated with us.
You will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
With Deepest Sympathies,
Alan & Karen Middleton

   Posted Sun January 17, 2021
He so enjoyed Andy's ball games that is how I remember him from baseball games . He sure loved his boys.

Annessa M Enyeart
   Posted Sun January 17, 2021
Andy, Todd and Travis-

I’m so sorry to hear about your dads passing. I have many good memories of Tom and his easy going personality when we were kids. May God and the good memories help you all through this very difficult times.

Rod and Diane Broyles
   Posted Sun January 17, 2021
Travis and family,
So sorry to hear of your dad's passing. We always loved talking to him at your house. He will be missed. Lifting all of you up in prayer during this difficult time.

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