Connie Gardner

Connie Gardner

Connie Gardner, age 65, of Janesville, died on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at Mercy Hospital & Trauma Center. She was born in Janesville on June 30, 1951, the daughter of Paul and Betty (Schumacher) Rosen. She married Robert E. Gardner in St. John Vianney Catholic Church on Oct. 4, 1971, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 8, 1988. Connie had been employed by Mercy Hospital for 38 years. She dearly loved her family and was very devoted to them.

Connie is survived by her grandchildren, Robert and James Gardner both of Janesville; daughter-in-law, Diane Gardner of Janesville; 6 siblings: Deborah McBride of Janesville, Cynthia (Tony) Cunningham of Sidney, OH, Randall (Carla) Rosen of Tacoma, WA, Edward (Betsy) Rosen of Ft. Wayne, IN, David Rosen of Ft. Wayne, IN and Robert (Jen) Rosen of Roscoe, IL; many other extended family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, James P. Gardner; and sister, Jane Ann Rosen.

A Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017, at SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. A visitation will be held on Friday from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. at SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME.