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  • Gardner is also known as: Worcester County / Gardner city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Shawn Halloran (american football player), Oliver Drake (baseball player), Jeff Bowler (television producer and film producer), and Ashley Bowler (actor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Gardner News.

History

Named in honor of Col. Thomas Gardner, the community was first settled in 1764 and officially incorporated as a town in 1785 after receiving land grants from the surrounding towns of Ashburnham, Westminster, Templeton and Winchendon. Dating from about 1805, it became a center for lumber and furniture industries. Gardner is known as the "Chair City" and "The Furniture Capital of New England", due to its long history in furniture production. By 1910 it had 20 chair factories which produced 4 million chairs per year. It was also noted for silversmithing. The Gardner State Colony for the Insane pioneered the use of cottage residences. Gardner was incorporated as a city in 1923. Gardner is the birthplace of Heywood-Wakefield furniture, dating from 1826 when the five Heywood brothers began to fashion furniture in a barn near their father's farm. Brothers Walter, Levi, Seth, Benjamin and William began that year making...

The official website for the city of Gardner is http://www.gardner-ma.gov/.

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Gardner Obituaries

It was revealed by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on November 19th, 2015 that Eliot Ware perished in Gardner, Massachusetts.  Ware was 87 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Eliot's life.

It was disclosed on November 5th, 2015 that Nancy I Simula (Rhodes) died in Plymouth, New Hampshire.  Ms. Simula was 86 years old and was born in Gardner, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Nancy I's life.

It was written by Orange County Register on October 16th, 2015 that Edna Mae "Edie" Gallant died in Laguna Woods, California.  Gallant was 82 years old and was born in Gardner, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Edna Mae "Edie"'s life.

It was noted by Greeley Tribune on June 25th, 2015 that Charles W "Chuck" Holmes passed away in Greeley, Colorado.  Holmes was 90 years old and was born in Gardner, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Charles W "Chuck"'s life.

It was written by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on February 16th, 2015 that Thomas J Jr Conry died in Gardner, Massachusetts.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Thomas J Jr's life.

It was written by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on January 24th, 2015 that William R "Bill" Henderson perished in Gardner, Massachusetts.  Henderson was 57 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William R "Bill"'s life.

It was written by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on January 12th, 2015 that Evangeline M Doiron (Goguen) passed away in Gardner, Massachusetts.  Ms. Doiron was 102 years old and was born in Notre-Dame, .  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Evangeline M's life.

It was disclosed by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on December 25th, 2014 that Alan G Jarvela passed away in Gardner, Massachusetts.  Jarvela was 62 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alan G's life.

It was noted by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on December 1st, 2014 that Leonard Lee Hart passed away in Gardner, Massachusetts.  Hart was 86 years old and was born in Lebanon, NH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Leonard Lee's life.

It was revealed by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on December 1st, 2014 that Robert L "Rob" Hubbard passed away in Gardner, Massachusetts.  Hubbard was 67 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert L "Rob"'s life.

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Worcester County Memorial Park

The park is open at all times, with never a period, day or night, when a family member or friend cannot visit the final resting place of a loved one. Apparent, too, is the absence of traditional monuments and tombstones found in most other...

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Crystal Lake Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Gardner, WA 98185
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Gardner Cemetery Division
5423 21st Ave Ne
Gardner, WA 98185

Gardner Cemetery News

Russell T. Green Jr., 70
Visiting hours will be held on Sunday from 3 to 7 p.m. Burial in St. Mary's Cemetery, Lynn. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 ... Assisted Living at Gardner Park in Peabody ...
http://www.salemnews.com/obituaries/x104128943/Russell-T-Green-Jr-70

Scott T. Powers, 45
ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services were held privately earlier this week and burial was in Annunciation Cemetery, Danvers ... 1 Conant St., Danvers, MA 01923. Arrangements are by C.R. Lyons & Sons, 28 Elm St., Danvers Square, www.LyonsFuneral.com.
http://www.salemnews.com/archive/x104127809/Scott-T-Powers-45

Dorothy D. (Dailey) McCarrick
Dailey and Emma Catherine Gardner. She was raised by her uncle and aunt ... Dawn M. McCarrick of Worcester, MA; Cheryl L. (Jim) Bieren of Groton, MA and their mother Connie McCarrick of Addison; Julie C. McCarrick of Addison; John A.
http://www.the-leader.com/obituaries/x1775204217/Dorothy-D-Dailey-McCarrick

Obituaries published Oct. 31
Interment in St. Mary's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Community VNA Hospice, 10 Emory Street, Attleboro, MA 02703. www.boleafuneralservices ... and was an avid gardener and softball and pool player. Additionally he was very ...
http://www.thesunchronicle.com/articles/2010/11/03/obituaries/8178855.txt

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Gardner Massachusetts - Cemetery Commission
Cemetery Commission ... Gardner City Hall. 95 Pleasant St. City Hall - Room 210. Gardner, MA 01440. Phone: (978) 630-4003. Meetings: First Tuedsay of each month. Additional Links: ...
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