July 24, 1983 - April 18, 2017
Rockland, Massachusetts | Age 33
Michael Steven Gardner, 33 of Rockland died on April 18, 2017 after a lengthy battle with addiction. He was born in Weymouth son of Peter J. and Ann J. (Burrill) Gardner of Rockland. He attended Rockland High School.
Mike worked in the construction field, most recently for Rappold Construction Co. in Scituate. He was a very artistic person and was a talented painter and drawer. His relationships with his family was very important to him despite his struggle.
In addition to his parents he is survived by his siblings, Stacy A. Gardner, Stephanie A. Gardner, Kristen M. Gardner, Katherine L. Gardner, Jeffrey J. Gardner and Stephen F. Gardner all of Rockland, Lisa M. Gardner of Chicago and Peter J. Gardner, Jr. and his wife Jessica of Whitman. He was the uncle of Evelyn and Charlotte Gardner and brother of the late Christopher M. Gardner. Also surviving is his Fiancée', Erika Myllmake of Rockland.
The family welcomes family and friends to celebrate his life on Sunday April 23, 2017 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the Magoun-Biggins Funeral Home, 135 Union Street in Rockland. A Funeral Mass will be held on Monday April 24, 2017 at 9:00 AM at Holy Family Church. Donations in his memory may be made to Rockland Care's http://www.rocklandcares.org/home.html.
Sunday, April 23
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM 3453476 3551346 20170423T170000 20170423T200000
Magoun-Biggins Funeral Home
135 Union Street
Rockland, MA 02370