Bernard Patrick Gardner, 57, of Exeter, passed away Wednesday Dec. 5, 2012, at St. Luke's Villa, Wilkes-Barre.
He was born in Avoca Oct. 7, 1955, and was a son of the late Bernard P. Gardner and Doris C. (Hunt) Gardner.
He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Ann Marie (Pierantoni) Gardner; his daughter, Krista Marie Gardner Brown and her husband, Benjamin Brown, Shavertown; brother, Eugene Gardner, Avoca; sister, Nancy Patterson and her husband, Thomas Red Patterson, Avoca; niece and goddaughter, Amy Mihalka and her husband, Joe Mihalka; nephews, Christopher Patterson, Michael Patterson and his wife, Megan; great-nieces, Sarah, Megan and Maura; aunt, Jean Reedy, Avoca; his buddy Bailey, and numerous cousins.
Arrangements are made by Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea.
Online condolences may be made to www.kiesingerfuneralservices.com.