Frank E. Gardner, Jr. 79 of Apalachin, NY, passed at Lourdes Hospital Sunday, February 27, 2022.
Frank is survived by his wife Jan (Walter) Gardner, brother Roger and Sandy Gardner, sister Laura and Vance Max. Sister-in-law Yvonne, bothers-in-law; Dewey and Gary Hunt, Richard and Carol Hunt, sister-in-law Gail and Andy Lesko, his children: Scott (Kessie) Gardner, Scott Walter, Paul Walter, Tracy Frisbie and Lynn Thorick and the light of his eyes, his 9 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Frank is predeceased by his parents Frank Sr. and Martha Gardner, brother's; Charles and Art, sister Marcia, along with several nieces and nephews and Dewey not only family but a close friend.
Frank was member of the Vestal Fire Department - Company 2 & 3, and retired from the Town of Vestal Highway Department in 2007.
Frank was always on the go, whether hunting, working on lawn mowers or in the yard. He was always there to lend a helping hand to family and friends.
Funeral Services will be held at the Vestal Center Methodist Church on West Hill Road on March 12, 2022 calling hours will be from 12pm-2pm with a service to follow. Lieu of flowers please donate to the America Cancer Society.