Cumberland Times-News


November 28, 2012

CHARLES “WES” GARDNER [Pompano Beach, Fla.]

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — Charles “Wes” Gardner, of Pompano Beach, Fla., passed away Oct. 27, 2012, in the hospice unit of Holy Cross Hospital after a long battle with cancer.

Wes was born March 8, 1937, in Altoona, Pa., of Charles and Helen (Stuppio) Gardner.

After serving in the Air Force, Wes then went to work doing military contracts for ITT. Upon leaving ITT he worked for the PA Electric Co. He retired in 1994 and moved to Pompano Beach, Fla. Wes was an avid golfer and long time member of the Pompano Beach Golf Assoc. He was a two time former member-guest champion at the Cumberland Country Club with 19 straight appearances.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, MaryAnn; son Wesley, of Marco Island, Fla.; daughter Nikole and husband David Sensabaugh, of Frostburg and daughter Natalie and husband Matthew Wible, of Pompano Beach, Fla. He will always be loved and missed by his family, his five grandchildren, Christina, Marissa, Weston, Abagail and Sterling; his brother Ed, and sisters Barbara, Mary, Patricia, Deborah, Cynthia, and Christine.

A celebration of his life will take place Friday, Nov. 30, at the Cumberland Country Club from 4 to 6 p.m.

Scarpelli Funeral Home P.A., 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland, is assisting the family with the local arrangements.


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