MARTHE “Marty” R. GARDNER, 80, of Port Charlotte, FL died Monday, May 9, 2011 at Hope Hospice, Cape Coral, FL.
She was born August 8, 1930 in Quebec, Canada and moved to Port Charlotte in 1993 from Houston, Texas. Marthe was a retired insurance claims adjuster and a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Port Charlotte. She was an avid bowler and bowled in various leagues in Port Charlotte.
Survived by her partner, Marvin A. Yagley of Port Charlotte; two sisters, Claire Grimard and Celine Robitaille of Canada, two step-sons, Randy Gardner of Lake Whitemore, MI and Denny Gardner of Cuyahoga Falls, OH; and a step-daughter, Kim Moore of Indianapolis, IN. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert G. Gardner who died in 1981.