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Wayne E. Gardner

April 20, 1961 ~ June 8, 2021 (age 60)

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Wayne E. Gardner, 60, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed into eternal life on June 8, 2021.  He was born on April 20, 1961 in Niagara Falls, NY.


Wayne was a lifelong resident of Niagara Falls, NY and graduated from Niagara Wheatfield High School.  He was employed as a machinist for Tulip Corporation as well as Taylor Devices, Inc, until his illness.  Wayne was a disciple of Jesus Christ and worshipped at Niagara Alliance Church.  He loved spending time and walking his dog and best friend, Chester.


Wayne is survived by a sister, Cheryl (late Michael) Karnatz; nieces and nephews, Michael Karnatz and Michelle Karnatz; great-nieces and nephews, Briana Karnatz, Mikey Karnatz, Desmond Hill, Anthony Hill and Lacie Karnatz and several cousins. He was predeceased by his mother, Joan (nee Gardner) Padlo.


 Friend and family are invited to a Memorial Service on, June 19, 2021 at 11 a. m., in Niagara Alliance Church (7041 Witmer Road, North Tonawanda N.Y. 14120).  Professional arrangements are under the direction of the Goodlander family.  Share condolences at

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