November 1, 1929 – May 15, 2020
Louise Ann Gardner, age 90, passed away peacefully on Friday, May15, 2020 at the Massena Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Massena, NY where she had resided. We would like to extend our most heartfelt thanks and appreciation to the wonderful doctors, nurses and staff at this facility. Louise was born on November 1, 1929 to Clarence and Geraldine Delisle Gardner in Potsdam. She attended Potsdam High School. In her younger years she worked as an attendant at Pilgrim State Hospital on Long Island and later moved back to Potsdam and worked at the Potsdam Dry Cleaners until her retirement. She was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church in Potsdam. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Clarence Jr. Surviving her are her special friends Frances Kingsley of Norwood, Andrea James of North Carolina and Kathy Hazelton of Massena and cousins Stephanie Murray of Norfolk, Kim Hayes of Potsdam and Joanne Brothers of Potsdam. Due to the pandemic a private burial will be held at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Potsdam. Thoughts, memories, prayers and condolences can be shared @www.garnerfh.com.
May 21, 2020
You will always be missed even though I lost track of you after my mother died you were always in my heart. I will never forget those days on willow street in Potsdam or the days at the laundry mat. My you Rest In Peace and say hi to my mom Mary Morehouse. Love always Terry
May 17, 2020
DearCousin, I will miss visiting you during the week at the facility! Bringing you Burger King or DQ always made yor day! You appreciated the little things in life!! Decorating your room and placing a new wreath on your door was as much fun for me as comforting for you!! You are home with your mom and enjoying a life without pain! You will be missed! May you rest in peace! Love, Steffie
May 16, 2020
So sorry to hear about Louise, I worked with her for a short time at Potsdam Laundry and she worked with my nother-in-law for many years. She was such a nice kind lady. happy to have known her and very sorry for your loss.