|Birth: ||Nov. 27, 1887|
|Death: ||May 18, 1967|
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Delta Civic Leader Dies at 79
Delta, Millard County
Archie O. Gardner, 79, Utah State Legislature representative from 1949 to 1957 and former bishop of the Delta First ward for eight years, died Thursday of natural causes in an Orem rest home.
Mr. Gardner had served as mayor of Delta and prior to his election to the House of Representatives was a Millard County Commissioner.
During his terms in the House, Mr. Gardner was chairman of the Agriculture Committee and also on the Irrigation Committee.
He operated a 120-acre alfalfa seed farm in Delta, was a former director of the Delta Canal Water Co. and a past president of the Melville Irrigation Co. and Delta Lions Club.
Born in Pine Valley, Washington County, Nov. 27, 1887, he, was the son of Hyrum O. and Maryetta Snow Gardner. He married Maline Glazier in 1912 in the Salt Lake Temple. She died Dec. 7, 1955. He later married Dorothy B. Campbell, July 2, 1957, in the Logan Temple.
Surviving are his widow, two sons and two daughters, Evan, Owen, both Delta; Mrs. Ladd (May) Cropper. Ogden; Mrs. J. H. (Cora) Jensen, of Los Angeles, Calif.; 13 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, three brothers. and a sister, Fenton, Margaret Gardner, both Delta; Rex, St. George, Washington County, and Reed, of Walnut Creek, Calif.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Delta First Ward chapel. where friends may call from noon until 11:45 p.m. Burial will be in the Delta Cemetery.
Hyrum Ozro Gardner (1862 - 1943)
Maryetta Snow Gardner (1863 - 1942)
Dorothy Campbell Gardner (1903 - 1984)
Maline Glazier Gardner (1890 - 1955)*
Evan Glazier Gardner (1913 - 1970)*
May Gardner Cropper (1915 - 2010)*
Owen Snow Gardner (1918 - 2003)*
Cora Gardner Jensen (1923 - 2009)*
Cora Gardner (1884 - 1886)*
Archie Ozro Gardner (1887 - 1967)
Levi Gardner (1889 - 1889)*
Margaret Gardner (1890 - 1975)*
Rex Gardner (1893 - 1978)*
Fenton Snow Gardner (1896 - 1967)*
Reed Snow Gardner (1900 - 1983)*
Delta City Cemetery
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Originally Created by: Karen Shurtz
Record added: Nov 17, 2010
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