We regret to inform you of the death of Retired TFC George H. Gardner III on October 21, 2012.  Funeral arrangements have been made through McComas Funeral Home, 1317 Cokesbury Road, Abingdon, MD 21009 – Phone: 410-676-4600.  http://www.mccomasfuneralhome.com   
Visitation will be held at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 1450 Abingdon Road, Abingdon, MD US 21009 (410-679-4555) on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 from 10:00 – 11:00 AM with a memorial service immediately following the visitation.  Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church Cemetery, St. Mary’s Church Road, Abingdon, MD US 21009 (410-569-0180). 
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church Choir, 1450 Abingdon Road, Abingdon, MD 21009. 
Notes can be left for the family at the McComas Funeral Home website above. 
George was very proud of his career with the MSP and our thoughts and prayers are with the Gardner Family at this difficult time.