Caris Jenika Gardner

Caris Jenika Gardner, four and a half month old infant daughter of Joshua and Tiffany Gardner, of New Providence, died on Saturday, June 01, 2013, at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames while under the care of Homeward Hospice. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 6, 2013, at the Honey Creek New Providence Friend’s Church in New Providence with Pastors Gina Spohnheimer and Justin Weber officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Creps-Abels Funeral Home in Eldora, and online condolences may be posted at

Left to cherish the memory of Caris is her parents, Joshua and Tiffany Gardner, of New Providence; brothers, Tayeshun Sly and Cooper, Dekon and Driver Gardner; maternal grandparents, Ken and Linda Sly, of New Providence; and paternal grandparents, Allen and Sharon Watts, of Ellsworth.