Norma Kay Gardner, 86, of Decatur passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021, at Adams Heritage of Monroeville. She was born November 24, 1934, in Bryant to Irvin and Lillie (Heistand) Campbell. She was married December 4, 1955, to William R. Gardner.
She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She took pride in her family. She enjoyed gardening, which included a variety of plants and flowers in her back garden. On the weekends, she loved looking at and collecting antiques. She treasured her 1830s home that she restored in Napoleon. She was a member of St. George's Episcopal Church in Berne.
She is survived by her daughter, Denise (Fred) Kunkel of Decatur; and three grandchildren, Fred (Becci) Kunkel; and Hannah (fiancé Liam) Kunkel, both of Decatur; and Margaret (Adam) Holley of Seattle, Washington.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband on August 10, 2018, after 63 years of loving companionship.
Funeral services will be held Friday, March 12 at 11 a.m. at St. George's Episcopal Church in Berne. Officiating will be Father Larry Smith. Burial will be at Gravel Hill Cemetery in Bryant.
Memorials may be made to P.A.W.S. of Adams County or Heartland Hospice.
Arrangements provided by Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home in Decatur. To sign the guestbook, click on www.hshfuneralhome.com.