Gardiner Woolley

Obituary of Gardiner Woolley

Gardiner "Gar" L. Woolley, age 92, of Wallingford PA, died on Monday, March 27, 2017 at home. Born in Raleigh, NC, Mr. Woolley had been a lifelong resident of Wallingford, PA.

Mr. Woolley was a graduate of the former Nether Providence High School. He was a Veteran of WWII, having served in the United States Navy in the submarine service. Gar had worked for the Sun Company for 36 years as a laboratory technician, until his retirement.

Mr. Woolley attended the Garden City Chapel and was a member of the Submarine Veterans Association and the Sun Honor Club.


Wife: Violet Twaddell Woolley; two sons: Robert (Denise) and Mark Woolley two daughters: Gayle (Jim) Massingham and Deeann(Joseph) Colligan, also survived by 7 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren

The funeral service will be held 2:00 pm on Thursday, March 30th at the Minshall Shropshire-Bleyler Funeral Home, Ltd., Middletown (Rte. #352) & Knowlton Rds., Middletown Twp., Media, PA 19063, Interment Chester Rural Cemetery.

Memorial contributions to Crozer-Keystone Hospice 200 West Sproul Road Springfield, PA 19064.