Stacy L. Gardner, Jr., 75, of Forest City passed away peacefully, September 4, 2020. He is survived by his wife, the former Ann E. Gursky.
Born January 22, 1945 in Carbondale, the son of the late Stacy and Helen Bucinell Gardner. He retired from the military and subsequent employment with the Defense Intelligence Agency after 33 years of service in 1993. He later worked for a few years as a private contractor for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.
A lover of model trains and the outdoors, he also enjoyed numerous other hobbies.
Also surviving are a daughter Deanna; son Stacy and his partner Dottie; and daughter Tricia Brehm and her husband Dan; grandchildren Elise and Ariana, Jan Sparaney and husband Greg; sisters Joyce Brooking, Ann Janezic and her husband Tom, Barbara Allen and her husband Tom; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by sister Mary Mindas.
Private services are through the Kevin M. Lesjack Funeral Home, 513 Main Street, Forest City.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his honor to the Wounded Warriors Project, or another charity of your choice.
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