Dale E. Gardner, 83, of Newnan, GA died at his residence on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013.
Mr. Gardner was born May 28, 1930 to the late Dr. Robert and Sara (Caldwell) Gardner in Youngstown, OH.
After retiring from the U.S. Navy, Dale was a self-employed Certified Public Accountant at Gardner and Buhl, CPAs in Roxbury.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lee Gardner, and brother, Dr. Robert Gardner, Jr.
He is survived by his son, Christopher Gardner of Annapolis, MD; a daughter, Page Gesualdo and husband Steven of Newnan, GA and three grandchildren, Jackson Gardner, Georgia Gardner and Emma Thorne.
A memorial service was held at the St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church, 3 Village Rd., Newnan, GA on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013 at 11 a.m.
Mr. Gardner was very active with the Knights of Columbus and his request was that in lieu of flowers, please send donations to Knights of Columbus, 1285 Rowe Rd., Senoia, GA 30276.
On-line condolences may be sent to www.higginshillcrestchapel.com.
Funeral arrangements were by the Higgins Hillcrest Chapel, Newnan, GA.