Jacksonville - Patrick Leland Gardner, 69, of Jacksonville, North Carolina died on September 6, 2021 at Light House Village.
Patrick was born in Corpus Christi, Texas on October 27, 1951 to the late Bennie Gardner and Palma Lee Feathers.
Patrick is preceded in death by both parents, a step-father, Rudolph Moreno who raised him, and a brother, Michael Moreno.
He is survived by his sister, Pam Nichols (Sid) of Oxford, Alabama; brothers, Charles Vandenberg of Lewisburg, NC and Mario Moreno (Susan) of Smyrna, TN; sons, John Gardner of Horn Lake, MS and Devon Patrick Buck of St. Augustine, FL; daughters, Darla Trett of Phoenix, AZ and Cristy Colunga of Snead, AL.
A graveside service with military honors will be held on October 12, 2021 at 2pm at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville, NC.