Michael Aaron Gardner

March 21, 1955 ‒ March 26, 2001

New Orleans, Louisiana

LEXINGTON: Michael Aaron Gardner, age 46, of 917 Independence Street, New Orleans, LA, died Monday March 26, 2001 following a long illness.

He was born March 21, 1955 in Hartland, Maine, to Philip L. & Dolores Stedman Gardner. He was graduated from Colonel Crawford High School with the class of 1973. He lived in the New Orleans area for the past 18 years.

A US Navy veteran, he served aboard the US Naval Aircraft Carriers and was stationed in San Diego, CA.

Mr. Gardner was an electrician with the Avondale Shipyards. He was an avid artist who loved painting portraits and landscapes.

Mr. Gardner is survived by his parents Philip L. & Dolores Gardner of Lexington; a sister and brother-in-law April & Gary Huber of Crestline; three brothers and two sisters-in-law Eric Gardner of Bucyrus, Steven & Vanessa Gardner of Bucyrus and Lee & Kim Gardner of Lexington; seven nephews and six nieces.

A graveside funeral service for family and friends will be held Wednesday at 11 am in Lexington Cemetery. The Rev. Brian Durbin will officiate. The Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.