Nathan G. Gardner, 76

December 31, 2017

Nathan G. Gardner, 76, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on December 31, 2017, at Hospice & Community Care, Mount Joy, after a battle with cancer, with his family by his side.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, PA, he was the son of the late Nathan and Cecelia Gardner. He was married for 50 years to his wife, Barbara.
Nat graduated from Seton Hall Prep School and then graduated from Seton Hall University with a B.S. degree in accounting. Most of his work was in finance with large corporations. Since moving to Lancaster, he worked part-time at Stauffers of Kissel Hill for ten years. He enjoyed flea markets, classic car shows, and going to the picnic area at Monmouth Park with family and friends.
In addition to his wife Barbara, he is survived by his children, Lorraine Kenowski (Mark) of Connecticut and Michele Cittadino (Diane) of New Jersey. Also surviving is his grandson, Adam Kenowski; his step-grandchildren, Rachael Smith (Zack), William Kenowski, Matthew Cittadino (Maria), Chris Cittadino (Lauren), and Nicole Cusick; 7 step-great-grandchildren; and pets Buddy and Sadie.
Cremation will be private. A memorial service will be announced by the family in the future. Memorial contributions in Nat’s memory may be offered to Hospice & Community Care, 4075 Old Harrisburg Pike, Mount Joy, PA 17552.

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Condolences to the Family

January 03, 2018

Barbara, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.  I enjoyed working with Nate.  He was a bright spot in my day and he will be greatly missed for his smile and sense of humor. May God give you the strength to go through this unimaginable time of grief.  Theresa Schaeffer

January 03, 2018

Our deepest condolences to you and your family we are happy to have spent some time and got to know Nat..May he now rest in God’s loving arm’s…Joe and Eveline Principe 

January 02, 2018

U will be missed we love u

January 02, 2018

Dear Michele and Family,
I am so sorry for your loss.  Your dad sounds like he was a wonderful man.  I am sure you have wonderful memories.  Praying for you and your family.  Lorraine

January 02, 2018

Barbara, Lorraine & Michele, 
We were so sorry to hear of Nat’s illness and passing.  You all have our deepest condolences. Jon and I have memories of Nat from our days at SeaLand.  He had the driest sense of humor of anyone we know.  We remember him too for being just an overall nice guy.
We hope that all your memories will give you peace during this most difficult time.
With Sincere Sympathy,
Jon & Mary Ellen Ross

January 02, 2018

I’m so sorry to hear about your loss.  I’ve only known Lorraine, Mark & Adam for a short time, but know throw their eyes that this man was truly loved by so many. Find peace in his comfort.  God bless you all. 
Lisa Barstow

January 02, 2018

My thoughts and prayers are with your family. Never had the pleasure of meeting Nat but Michelle always spoke so highly of him. I know he fought a long battle and is at peace now. 
Gail Gresko

January 01, 2018

I love you dad. I miss you 😢

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