Maxine Gardner

December 17, 1924 ‒ March 30, 2007

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Maxine H. Gardner, age 82, of Mount Vernon, died Friday March 30, 2007 at MedCentral in Mansfield. Maxine was born December 17, 1924 in Mount Vernon to Archibald and Helen (Craig) Cockerham, was a 1942 graduate of Mount Vernon High School and had spent her lifetime in the Mount Vernon area. Maxine had been employed at Ringwalt’s Department Store and Scharff’s Women’s Apparel store.

She attended the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ in Mount Vernon.

Surviving are her husband Dale R. Gardner whom she married March 27, 1948; her son and daughter-in-law Terry and Ann Gardner of Mount Vernon; two grandsons Matthew J. Gardner and Brian M. Gardner; a great grandson Elliott Gardner; her sister-in-law Alma Cockerham of Bradenton, Florida and several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents her brother Richard Cockerham preceded Maxine in death.

Friends may call Monday from 5 PM to 7 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Graveside funeral services will be held Tuesday at 10:30 AM at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens with Rev. Jamie Gump officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made to the charity of your choice.

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