age 83 of Porter passed away on Monday, April 6th, 2015. He was born
February 9th, 1932. In 1956 Anthony was married to his wife of 59 years,
Rosalie (Wozniak) Gardner who survives of Porter, IN.
Anthony is also
survived by his children, David (Sue), Debra (Mark), and Darcy (Arnie);
grandchildren, Travis, Stephanie, Spencer, Grant and Kara; brother-in-law
Jim Wozniak; and many loving extended family members, friends and neighbors.
Anthony was a
United States Air Force Veteran who served in the Korean War, and member of
American Legion Post 369 in East Chicago. He was a retired Pipefitter for
Pipefitters Local # 597, and a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church in
Chesterton. Anthony was an avid reader. He loved nature and stayed very
active. He enjoyed bird-watching, gardening and biking.
will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, April 10, 2015, at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, 46304, with Father James Meade
Visitation will be
held Friday, April 10, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at
In lieu of flowers,
memorial donations in Anthony’s honor may be made to St. Patrick Catholic
Church, 638 N. Calumet Ave., Chesterton, IN, 46304.
to the family may be left at