Ruth H. Gardner, age 93, died peacefully on Sunday (September 23, 2018) at the Wayne County Nursing Home.
There will be no prior calling hours. The family will hold a private prayer service at Resthaven Cemetery.
Ruth was born on December 18, 1924 in Waltham, Mass. the daughter of the late Richard and Kathryn Helmer Hodges. She was a member of the Phelps Golden agers and the Phelps Historical Society.
She is survived by her daughter, Kathy (Harlow) Blackburn of Phelps; grandson, Dan Hiler of Silver Lake; granddaughter, Lori (Lance) Webb of Farmington; five great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband, Eddie Gardner who she married on December 24, 1941.
The family appreciates the caring staff of Wayne County Nursing Home who truly made the environment “A Loving Home Away From Home” 1529 Nye Road Lyons, NY 14489.