RICHARD JAY GARDNER, 55, of Farmersburg, Indiana passed away at 8:50 a.m. Sunday, August 12, 2018 in Shakamak Good Samaritan Center.
He was born September 27, 1962 in Terre Haute, IN to Larry J. Gardner and Patricia (Russell) Gardner.
Survivors include his children, Shannon Gardner of Terre Haute, Zachary Gardner of Ayers, MA; mother, Pat Gardner of Farmersburg and her companion, Jim McCammon; father and step-mother, Larry Gardner (Susan) of Terre Haute; siblings, Jill Peterson (Mark) of Shelburn, Brad Gardner (Rochelle) of Terre Haute, Bill Gardner (Lorna) of Belvidere, IL, Craig Gardner of Farmersburg; step-brother, Mickey Adkins (Dawna) of Willisville, IL; several nieces and nephews.
Richard graduated from North Central High School Class of 1980. He had worked for Columbia House in Terre Haute. He enjoyed golf, fishing, hunting, basketball, baseball, NASCAR, and rooted for the NFL 49ers.
Arrangements are entrusted to Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home; 218 South Meridian Street; Jasonville, Indiana. Visitation is scheduled from Noon to 2 Wednesday at the Westlawn Cemetery Chapel in Farmersburg. Funeral Services will immediately follow visitation at 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at the Cemetery Chapel with Pastor Ray Anderson officiating.
Interment will be at Westlawn Cemetery in Farmersburg, IN.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Great Lakes Hospice and the Shakamak Good Samaritan Center.