GARDNER Mary Minerva – Peacefully, at the Brantford General Hospital on Tuesday, July 13, 2004, Mary Gardner, in her 82nd year; beloved wife of James Russell for 64 years; Mary and Jim lived in Cornwall and moved to Brantford one year ago to the Versa Care Retirement Lodge to be closer to family. Loving mother of Tom and his wife Bernice; devoted grandmother of Brook (Tanya) and Jodi (Thom). Mary enjoyed spending time with her precious great-grand-son Nolan; loving sister to Jesse (Suzanne) of Mississauga and Jim (Faye) of Oakville; sister-in-law of Jeannine Gosling of St. Thomas, Bob and Doris Hooking of Skelton Lake and Donald and Irene Gardner of Abbotsford, British Columbia; predeceased by her brothers Ray and George. Mary also leaves behind many nieces and nephews and many longtime friends in Cornwall. Mary was a devout member and church organist at St. David’s Anglican Church in Wales and later Trinity Anglican Church in Cornwall before moving to Brantford. Friends will be received at the DENNIS TOLL FUNERAL HOME, 55 Charing Cross Street Brantford on Saturday from 10 a.m. until time of service in the Chapel at 11 a.m. Cremation.