Thelma Gardiner Obituary

Thelma L. Gardiner
Thelma L. Gardiner
Thelma L. Gardiner

September 18, 1922 - April 25, 2005
Born in Newport News, VA
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Thelma L. Gardiner passed away at home April 25, 2005. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, April 29 at Westover Funeral Home, 6337 Hickman Rd., Des Moines, with the burial at Glendale Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to services.

Thelma was born on September 18, 1922 in Newport News, VA, one of three daughters and three sons of William and Lavenia Savage. Thelma married Clifford Gardiner October 1, 1942 and had two children, Carolyn and Clifford. They settled in Urbandale in 1953. She was a waitress at the Silhouette Restaurant for 20 years.

Thelma was a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She will be greatly missed by all of us.

Thelma was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford in 1969; brothers, Bud, Tom and Bill; and sister, Daisy. She is survived by her sister, Ruth McNeal of Hampton, VA; her children, Carolyn Richardson (Forest) of St. Marys and Clifford Gardiner (Connie) of Johnston; four grandchildren, Shelly, Kayce, Clifford and Brandy; and eight great-grandchildren, Jessica, Joshua, Jake, Katie, Rae Lynn, Taylor, Christopher and Tanner.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Iowa.

ARRANGEMENTS BY WESTOVER FUNERAL HOME.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Friday, April 29, 2005
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Friday, April 29, 2005
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Cemetery
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Friday, April 29, 2005