Scott Chapin Gardner

December 4, 1990December 4, 2012

Scott Chapin Gardner died December 4, 2012 in Lone Tree, CO. He was 22 and lived in Parker, CO.

Scott was born December 4, 1990 in Manhasset, NY to Sherm and Marcy Gardner. He was an energetic and lively child, the youngest of 5 siblings. He was baptized into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

He attended Sousa Elementary in Port Washington, NY until the family moved to Plano, TX when he was 7. He attended Brinker Elementary until the family moved to Parker, CO when he was 11. Scott attended Sierra Middle School and Chaparral High School. Scott was on the debate team and achieved Eagle Scout rank. He graduated from Sorenson’s Ranch School in Utah. After high school, Scott attended Brigham Young University.

Scott dreamed big and his life’s passion was other people. He had a lot of style, which showed in his hair, clothes, and watches. He worked in retail and door-to-door sales, which he loved because he had a big personality and made friends easily. Scott is survived by his parents, Sherman and Marcy Gardner, siblings Anne (Cameron) Wood, Kimberly Gardner, Brian Gardner, and Russell Gardner, his nephew Andrew Wood, and his nieces Kate and Samantha Wood.

Services will be held Saturday, December 8th at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 11755 Tara Lane, Parker, CO. Viewing will be at 10:00 a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00 a.m. Funeral Services provided by Olinger Funeral Home in Centennial, CO; Interment will be at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Castle Rock, CO.

Pallbearers are Brian Gardner, Russell Gardner, Cameron Wood, Robert Carpenter, Peter Carpenter, and Matthew Gardner.

Scottie will be missed every day by all who knew and loved him.

Directions to Auburn Hills Ward: To get to the church from I-25: Take exit 192 for RidgeGate Parkway Turn left onto RidgeGate Parkway Turn right onto S Chambers Rd Turn left onto Newlin Gulch Blvd Turn left onto Tara Ln Destination will be on the left Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Auburn Hills Ward 11755 Tara Lane Parker, CO 80134



  • Visitation Saturday, December 8, 2012
  • Funeral Service Saturday, December 8, 2012


  • Graveside/Burial

Scott Chapin Gardner

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Judy and Krege Christensen

December 10, 2012

We are very sad about your loss. We love the Marcy and Sherm Gardner family very much and pray that the Lord's choicest blessings of peace, comfort, and love be showered down upon you at this time and always. Peace, good wishes, and love always. Judy and Krege

amie harris

December 9, 2012

My heart goes out to the whole Gardner family... you will be in my thoughts and prayers.I love you Marcy and Sherm!

Dave Brown

December 9, 2012

We are so sorry for the loss of Scott and pray that you will be comforted. We love you and are grateful to be a part of your eternal family.

Carolina Amashta

December 8, 2012

All my love to you Marcy and your family, he will always be in my heart <3

December 8, 2012

Marcy and Sherm..... Our hearts ache for your loss. We were so sorry to hear this terrible news. Our families shared many good times on Murray Avenue. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We pray that you will find the strength you need.........Rose and Michael Cuoco

Marty Zmolek

December 8, 2012

How we love your family, and wish we were there to give you hugs! You are extraordinary parents with extraordinary children, and we think of you often. May God bless and comfort you at this most difficult time. -- Marty and Susan Zmolek, Prague, Czech Republic

Jill Fairchild

December 7, 2012

I am so sorry to hear of Scott's passing. Scott was always our babysitter of choice for Benjamin when we lived in Parker. He was such a good, sweet kid. Our hearts go out to you and your family, Marcy and Sherm.

Stacey Giles

December 7, 2012

I am so sorry for your loss. Our hearts hurt for you. We pray you can find peace and know your family is loved deeply. Mike and Stacey Giles and family

Jennifer Branum

December 7, 2012

Sherman and Tammy I am so sorry for your loss.

Jennifer Austin Faith Branum

Courtney (Brown) Golder

December 7, 2012

Love you guys. I know Scottie is in the arms of our Heavenly Father, as well as all those who have passed before us. Prayers and thoughts are constantly with you.
-Mike, Court, Olivia, Ethan, Isaac, and Amelia Golder