Lylia J. Gardner, 63, of Penn Run, passed away Monday, March 18, 2013, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
A daughter of the late Leroy and Beulah Patterson Lute, she was born Oct. 9, 1949 in Indiana.
Mrs. Gardner was a homemaker and wife. She was a member of the Cornerstone Worship Center. She enjoyed fishing and playing with her grandchildren and watching them play baseball.
She is survived by six children: Leroy G. Gardner and wife Jessica, of Cocoa, Fla.; Donna Baird, Joann Shirley, Dale A. Gardner and wife Darlene, all of Penn Run; James A. Gardner and wife Lorinda, of Indiana; and Lyliajane A. DiBiase and husband Marc, of Blairsville; two brothers: Alfred Lute and wife Joyce, of Va.; and Valjean Lute, of Hillsdale; 13 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Robinson-Lytle, Inc., Indiana, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday with Pastor Paul Price officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the family, c/o Donna Baird, 164 Harmony Road, Penn Run, PA 15765.