E. Elaine Gardner


E. Elaine Gardner, 87, of Sunbury, passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
She was born June 22, 1931, a daughter of the late Milton and Lucy Sholley.

Elaine attended Faith United Methodist Church.
Her pride and joy were her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She enjoyed her family time and her knitting.

She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, William D. and Deborah Gardner, and their children, Christopher W. and his wife Jessica, Eric J. and his wife Jacqueline, and Amy E. Colescott and husband Christopher; daughter and son-in-law, Carol E.and Richard Teisher, and their children, Zachary and his wife Jennifer, Jakob, Joseph and his wife Marrissa; great-grandchildren, Lexis, Cooper, Cameran, Brady, Gavin, Nicholas, Kaitlin, Stella and Maverick; and two nephews and four nieces.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Leroy D. Gardner; one son, Richard; and two siblings, Milton and Mary.

A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 12, at the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by the funeral at 11. Interment will follow in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.
Published on June 8, 2019
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Joel Fenstermacher
Jun 08, 2019
So blessed to have had Grandma Gardner as part of my extended family. I will always cherish the family picnics and Gram's infectious smile. May she rest in peace with her beloved husband. My love and prayers to the Gardner clan! ❤️