gardner nov 2018The Gardner family is saddened to announce the death of Torrance “Tony” Gardner, on November 2, 2018. Tony was in his 99th year.

Tony is survived by sons Jim (Kathy), Rob (Lynn), sister Dot Richards, grandchildren Melissa, Jessica, Casey, Nick, Kristin, Marcy, Erin, Andrew, and brother-in-law Tom Green. Fondly remembered by nieces, nephews, and grandsons. Tony was predeceased by his beloved wife Helen, brother Bob, sister-in-law Marg Gardner, sister Bernie McGeoch, brothers-in-law Rick Richards and Roy McGeoch.

Tony was a prominent apple grower and proud World War 11 artillery veteran.

A private family service will be held at Lakeview Cemetery.

Donations to the Blue Mountains Animal Shelter or The Meaford Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.

Arrangements entrusted to The Gardiner-Wilson Funeral Home, Meaford, 519-538-2550 or