Bruce H. Gardner, 81, of Galt died Feb. 21, 2021 at a local hospital from cancer and pulmonary fibrosis. He was born in California on July 9, 1939 and has lived in Van Nuys, Pomona, Bass Lake and Sacramento; and spent four years on the USS Shangrila. He served the U.S. Navy CPO for 26 years. He has lived in Galt for 36 years.
Mr. Gardner was a heavy equipment operator for 46 years and enjoyed using the scroll saw, woodworking and camping.
Survivors are his wife Marcella Gardner of Galt; children, Charles, Michelle, Helen and John Gardner; son-in-law David Riberal; grandchildren Heather Gardner, Scottie Beach, Brittany Murillo, Jason Haley and Armand Minas; and great-grandchildren Alexander, Bruce and Cameron Barrientos.
A private graveside service will be held at Galt Cemetery in the Veterans section. For anyone that can help, the family has a Gofundme link “Bruce Gardner”.