Francie Kay Gardner, 73, passed away Friday, October 28, 2022. She was born September 8, 1949, in Zanesville to the late Herbert and Betty Lou Harlan Hickman. Francie worked for 44 years as an X-Ray technician for Genesis, and the last 8-10 years she worked as a Bone Densitometry technician. She married Dave when she was 44 and after he passed away, she moved to Illinois to be closer to her brother Mark in 2014. She was a member of Euclid Avenue United Methodist Church, the VFW Post #1058 and the American Legion Post #29. She also volunteered with Big Brothers and Big Sisters.
She is survived by her brother Mark (Rhonda Kreps) Harlan; a nephew Patrick (Eve) Harlan; her stepchildren: Mark, Mike, Mary and Gayle; and several grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband David Gardner.
Calling hours will be held from 11AM to 1PM Friday, November 4, 2022, at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD, ZANESVILLE. Funeral services will begin 1pm in the Snouffer Chapel with Pastor Jeff Belt officiating. Burial will follow in Zanesville Memorial Park.
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