Terry Darrell Gardner

Terry Darrell Gardner

Birth
Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA
Death 1 Apr 2013 (aged 76)
Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA
Burial Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA
Memorial ID 107750658 · View Source
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LAST NAME: Gardner
FIRST NAME: Terry Darrell
AGE: 76
CAUSE OF DEATH: COPD
GENDER: Male
HAIR: Black
EYES: Brown
Height: 5'9"
CEMETERY: Idaho Falls Bonneville County ID USA - Fielding Memorial Park
BIRTH DATE: February 10th, 1937
BIRTH PLACE: Idaho Falls Bonneville County ID USA - at home
DATE DIED: April 1st, 2013
DEATH PLACE: Idaho Falls Bonneville County ID USA - ERMIC Hospital
FATHER: Nathaniel Gardner Jr. 2/19/1900 Salem
Utah County UT USA - 4/14/1959 Osgood Bonneville County
ID USA
MOTHER: Zelda Jacqueline Van Vleet Gardner 11/24/1910 Hudson
Fremont County WY USA - 12/15/1989 Idaho Falls Bonneville County ID USA
SIBLINGS:
w/ Vera Swensen (half sisters)
1. F Gale Gardner 5/18/1921 Blackfoot Bingham County ID USA - 6/20/1928 Blackfoot Bingham County ID USA
2. F Bonnie Marie Gardner Call Bergeson 7/8/1923 Blackfoot
Bingham County ID USA - 1/23/2006 Salt Lake City Salt Lake County UT USA
w/ Flora Clark (half brother)
3. M Terry Nathaniel 1927 Snowflake Navajo County AZ USA - 1927 Snowflake Navajo County AZ USA
w/ Zelda Van Vleet:
1. F Jacqueline Gail Gardner Bloxham Good 7/8/1929 Tempe Maricopa County AZ USA - 7/11/2002 Charleston Kanawha County
WV USA
2. M Garry Ray Gardner 3/19/1931 Rexburg Madison County
ID USA - 11/25/1931 Idaho Falls Bonneville County ID USA
3. M Jay Nathaniel Gardner 8/27/1933 Idaho Falls Bonneville County ID USA - 10/27/1992 Ogden Weber County UT USA
4. M Terry Darrell Gardner 2/10/1937 Idaho Falls Bonneville County ID USA - 4/1/2013 Idaho Falls Bonneville County ID USA
5. F Sharon Gay 1940-
6. F Baby Girl Gardner 10/22/1941 Idaho Falls
Bonneville County ID USA - 10/22/1941 Idaho Falls
Bonneville County ID USA
7. M Dennis Craig Gardner 9/19/1942 Bonneville County
ID USA - 6/22/2011 Ogden Weber County
UT USA
8. F Diane Lee Gardner Staggie 7/1/1944 Idaho Falls
Bonneville County ID USA - 10/26/2007 Idaho Falls ID USA
SPOUSES:
1. Joyce Brown Gardner m. 3/15/1958 d. 1/26/1978
2. Betty Jean Moulton Blake Gardner m. 5/6/1978
CHILDREN:
1. F Jeanne Louise Gardner
2. M Tony Darrell Gardner
3. M Mark Lloyd Gardner
Stepsons w/ Betty
1. M Hal Blake
2. M William Dayle Blake 8/13/1960 Idaho Falls Bonneville County ID USA - 6/23/1996 Seattle King County WA USA
HOBBIES: Fishing, Hunting, Skiing, Motorcycles, Racing, Camping, Boating, 4-wheeling, Building birdhouses, exploring ghost towns, traveling, puzzles of every kind
OCCUPATION: Farming, Potato Warehouse, Road Crew, Coors Beer Delivery, Truck Driver, Electrician, Fireman until retirement 1984 ending as Fire Battalion Chief(25yrs), Owner of Quality Insulation
MILITARY SERVICE: No, had to take over farm when father became ill
AWARDS: Fire Fighter of the Year
SOURCES: Post Register Newspaper, Woods Funeral Home Program, Family
REMARKS: He was involved in creating pension fund for Idaho firefighters. Quality Insulation became the largest insulation company in SE Idaho. Sat on National Insulation Boards. Motto he gave Pulmonary and Cardiac Rehabilitation Department of Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center which is posted on their wall "You take medicine to stay alive; you exercise to live." The Idaho Falls Firefighters Pipes and Drums honored him at his grave site. 12th grade education but had to quit to run farm when his father became ill, never graduated.




Gravesite Details Upright headstone has the cabin he and Betty built and loved on the Island Park Reservoir. On the backside is his business name and logo, service to the fire department and a list of his children and stepchildren.
  • Maintained by: Jeanne
  • Originally Created by: Barb
  • Added: 3 Apr 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 107750658
  • Jeanne
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Terry Darrell Gardner (10 Feb 1937–1 Apr 2013), Find a Grave Memorial no. 107750658, citing Fielding Memorial Park Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Jeanne (contributor 48207536) .