Sixth Generation


335. Kent Robert Gardner was born on 1 September 1941 in Rockland, Knox County, Maine, USA. He died on 14 March 2012 at the age of 70 at Died in hospital in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA. SWAN’S ISLAND — Kent Robert Gardner, 70, died March 14, 2012, at a Bangor hospital. He was born Sept. 1, 1941, in Rockland, the son of Robert Earl and Lurla (Kent) Gardner.
Kent was a loving and caring husband, father and grandfather. He enjoyed woodworking and loved watching the birds. He worked for the Maine State Ferry Service for 37 years retiring as AB. He was a member of the Hancock Lodge No. 15 IOOF of Swan’s Island and attended the Atlantic Baptist Church for many years.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Helen Lemoine Gardner; sons, Robert K. Gardner and wife, Barbara, and Fritz E. Gardner; daughter, Sue A.Treadwell and husband, Timothy, all of Swan’s Island; grandchildren, Jordan and Steven Gardner and Benjamin Treadwell; sisters, Phyllis Grenier of Alton Bay, N.H., Florence Tibbetts and husband, Sidney, of South Portland, Bethany Montague Williams of Portland, and Marcia Montague and companion, Dale Beaushaine, of Casco; brothers, Laurence Montague of South Portland, and Gary Montague and wife, Linda, of Windham; several nieces and nephews; He was predeceased by his mother; stepfather, Walter Montague; sister, Nancy Chambers.
A graveside service will be held noon Saturday, March 24, 2012, at Rose Hill Cemetery with Pastor Chuck Ives officiating. Contributions in Kent’s memory may be made to the Swan’s Island Fire & Rescue, c/o Debbie Staples, Swan’s Island, ME 04685. Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mount Desert. Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com. He was buried on 24 March 2012 in Rose Hill cemetery, Atlantic.

Kent Robert Gardner and Helen Annette LeMoine were married on 26 February 1966 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Helen Annette LeMoine, daughter of Richard Everett LeMoine and Dorothy Viola Johnson, was born on 12 May 1948 in Castine, Hancock County, Maine, USA.

Kent Robert Gardner-11734 and Helen Annette LeMoine-4830 had the following children:

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Sue Ann Gardner-11736.

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Robert Kent Gardner-11735.

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Fritz Everett Gardner was born on 14 June 1977 in Bar Harbor, Hancock County, Maine, USA.