Dennis Gardner, 73, Aurora, Colo., a Stevens Point native,
died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016.
Private services were held.
Shuda Funeral Services and Crematory in Stevens Point and
Plover assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at
Mr. Gardner was born July 25, 1943, in Stevens Point, a son
of the late John and Virginia Gardner. He graduated from Pacelli High School in
He was married to Barbara Ann Waldoch Feb. 8, 1969, at St.
Stephen Church in Stevens Point.
He began his career at Consolidated Papers/Stora Enso in
Whiting and worked there for 42 years. When he and his wife retired in 2005,
they moved to Colorado.
Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Barbara; two children,
John (Mindy), Green Bay, and Collin, Centennial, Colo.; three siblings, Terry
(Sandy) Gardner, Park Falls, Linda Gardner, Rhinelander, and Jack (Phyllis)
Gardner, Wisconsin Rapids; and five grandchildren.