Gardner, Thomas C., Age 69 of, West Jefferson passed away Thursday, January 10, 2018 at Dublin Methodist Hospital. Tom was an avid fan of all sports especially - Football, and was a dedicated fan of both the West Jefferson Roughriders as well as The Ohio State Buckeyes. He was born August 15, 1948, Tom was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Violet Gardner and brother, Paul Gardner. He is survived by his loving wife, Trudie, daughter, Jennifer, sisters-Annette Chapman and Bonita Gardner and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Celebration of Life - Monday, January 15, 2018 at 1:00 PM at the RADER-McDONALD-TIDD FUNERAL HOME 1355 W. MAIN ST. WEST JEFFERSON, OH 43162. The family will receive friends One hour prior, beginning at NOON. The Rev. Jerry Newman will be officiating. Burial will follow at the Oak Grove Cemetery, Galloway, OH.