James F. Gardner, of Williamsport, passed away on Feb. 22, 2013, in Rome, Pa. Surviving are two children, Joseph J. and Lillian B.; eight siblings, Joseph II, Judith, David, Thomas, Sarah, Carol, and Cheryl; and stepmom Anne Gardner. he is predeceased by parents Linzy Gardner, Lillian L. and Joseph H. Young Sr.
He loved his family and children, and was a member of Civil Defense and Nisbet Fire Hall.
Visitation is at 1 p.m. at the Morse and Kleese Funeral Home, 40 N. Center St., Canton. Memorial services will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Submitted by family.