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Julia Ann Andrade Gardner of Pleasant Gap, Pa., Visited her Lord on September 2, 2021 at Mount Nittany Medical Center.
She was born January 4, 1948, the first to twins, Aurelio and Luz Renteria Andrade in Liberal, Kansas. She graduated from liberal high school in 1966.
She attended St. Anthony’s Nursing School in Amarillo, Texas, and graduated in 1969. She was a candy stalker in 1966, then was employed by the Southwest Medical Center in Liberal, Kansas, until her retirement. in 2005. She took a year off, then worked another five years as a PRN.
She married JP (Joseph Paul) Gardner on November 12, 1971 in Liberal, Kansas. At this union are four children; son Joseph Paul Gardner, Jr. of Firestone, Colorado; daughter, Jammie Patricia Weatherford (Thomas) of Auburn, Washington; daughter, Jennifer Pauline Gardner (Lori) of Westminster, Colorado; daughter, Jolene Pamela Witzke (Scott) from Olathe, Kansas. There are nine grandchildren, four step-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren.
In addition, older sister Mary Goodpaster (John) of Denton, Texas, survived; twin sister, Jeannie Justice (Larry) of Albany, Georgia; brother, Joseph Severo Andrade (Sondra) of El Paso, Texas.
There are 16 nephews, 15 nieces and sisters-in-law, Marie Yearick (Terry) of Spring Mills, Pa., Deborah Lucas (Russell) of Pleasant Gap, Pa., And brother-in-law Timothy Gardner (Lisa) of Bellefonte, Pa. Elle is also survived by his mother-in-law Caroline M. Gardner of Pleasant Gap, Pa.
She was predeceased by her parents, her half-brother Lorenzo Zamora, her nephew Michael Zamora and her sister-in-law Bonnie J. Stephens. Also stepfather Joseph J. Gardner.
There will be a Rosary at St Johns Catholic Church in Bellefonte, Pa., Followed by a 3 p.m. visit on Sunday, September 5, 2021.
Funeral Mass will be held in St Johns on Monday, September 6, 2021 at 10 a.m. with interment to follow in Zion Cemetery.
Submissions can be sent to the St John’s Catholic Education Fund, 116 E. Bishop St, Bellefonte, PA 16823.