Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019
5:00 PM-8:00 PM
May 19, 1962 - November 09, 2019
Steven A Gardner Jr, 57, of Rochester, NH, passed away on November 9, 2019 unexpectedly and will surely be missed.
Steve was born May 19th, 1962 in Rochester, NH. He was raised and resided most of his life in Farmington NH, spending the last 15 years in Rochester. He was the oldest of 5 siblings.
He was a 1980 graduate of Farmington High School. He worked many years as a mechanic for Farmington Motor Car Co. after he started the business back up after his grandfather “Bucky” Brough retired.
He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a member of the Rochester Elks and the Farmington Fish and game for many years.
Survived by his Mother Natalie Cliché and her husband Richard Cliché of Lebanon, Maine and his Father Steven Gardner Sr and his wife Beatrice Gardner of Rochester, NH. His two sons, Jayson Gardner of Somersworth, NH and Tyler Gardner of Rochester, NH. His 3 brothers, Scott and wife Michelle Gardner of Rochester, NH, Craig and wife Cyndie Gardner of Billerica, MA and Dale Gardner of Farmington, NH. One sister, Penny and husband Dale Taschereau of Rochester, NH. Three stepsisters, Fran Nichols, Brenda Colbath and Lori Parzych. He has many aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Steve was preceded by an infant son Kevin Gardner, his maternal grandparents, Marshall “Bucky” and Mary Brough and his paternal grandparents, Uel and Dorothy Gardner.
Family and friends are welcome to come together and celebrate Steve’s life at calling hours on Tuesday November 19, 2019 from 5pm-8pm at Peaslee Funeral Home, 24 Central Street Farmington, NH.