Richard M. Gardner, Sr,

  • Born: February 25, 1954
  • Died: April 10, 2021
  • Location: Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania

Saloom-Rega Funeral Service

730 W Main St
Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
Tel. (724) 547-2122

Tribute & Message From The Family

Richard M. Gardner, Sr, 67 of Mt. Pleasant passed away Saturday, April 10, 2021 at the Greensburg Care Center.

Richard was born February 25, 1954, son of Rudolph and Helen Hoffman Gardner. Rick was a 1972 graduate of Southmoreland High School and a member of the Acme United Methodist Church. He was a self employed master woodworker, cabinet maker and carpenter, the proprietor of Gardner Carpentry and later joined General Industries Co. as a Field Supervisor. Rick had a great love for his family and the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing.

Surviving is his wife, Donna Bainbridge Gardner; children, Richard M. Gardner, Jr. and Timothy Gardner; grandchildren, Ciara, Elianna, Cabrina, Cade and Travis; a sister, Barbara "Babs" Gardner and a brother, Barry Gardner; nieces and nephews, Michael W. and Steven Anderson, Christopher Bainbridge, Jamie, Barry "BJ" Gardner, Meghan, Rudy, Carley, Leah and Neal. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert "Arc" Gardner.

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8pm Thursday at SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE 730 W. MAIN STREET MT. PLEASANT. Please visit Richard's online memorial at to sign the condolence guestbook. ( Under direction of the CDC guidelines, only 30 people will be permitted at one time for the visitation, face masks and social distancing are required.)

Richard RegaSaloom-Rega Funeral Service730 W. Main Street Mount Pleasant, PA 15666724-547-2122fax:724-547-5199


Condolence & Memory Journal

Rick, you will be missed terribly. You were one of the kindest souls I've ever met. You will be missed.

Posted by Desiree Gardner - Rices Landing, PA - Friend   April 15, 2021