Dorothy Josephine (McCready) Gardner

Born: Wed., Mar. 19, 1930
Died: Thu., Sep. 7, 2017


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Sep. 11, 2017
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM, Tue., Sep. 12, 2017
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home

Mass of Christian Burial

10:00 AM Tue., Sep. 12, 2017
Location: St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church

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Dorothy Josphine Gardner, age 87, of Pottsville, PA passed away with her loving family by her side on Thursday, September 7th, 2017 at The Gardens at York Terrace in Pottsville. Born in Pottsville, PA on March 19, 1930, she was the daughter of the late John and Julia (Moore) McCready. Dorothy was a graduate of Pottsville Catholic High School. She worked as a Branch Manager at Miners Bank in the Cressona Mall and she was a member of St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church in Pottsville. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter Barbara Flynn, brother Edward McCready, and 3 sisters: Rosemary Ashman, Mary Andresky, and Sheila Frantz. Dorothy is survived by 2 daughters: Rose Ann Clark and Colleen Thompson; a son Frederick Gardner; 9 grandchildren: John and Scott Flannery, James and Jason Thomas, Jeff and Robert Thompson, Jennifer Rhoads, Alliison Rogers, and Christian Gardner; 16 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters: Bell Kutz, and Elizabeth Hahner; and many nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church in Pottsville at 10AM on Tuesday September 12, 2017. Relatives and Friends are invited to a viewing on Monday evening from 6-8PM and Tuesday morning from 8:30-9:30AM at the Robert A Evans Jr Funeral Home 208 Pike St., Port Carbon. Interment will be held in the Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery in Pottsville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Patrick's Church Memorial Fund 319 Mahantongo Street Pottsville, PA 17901. Please send condolences to

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Alma vesay Family
   Posted Wed September 13, 2017
Our sympathy to you all. Dot was a dear & close friend of our Mom(Alma) & shared many times together. May she be at peace now & sympathy to all of you. Judy Miller (Alma's daughter)

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