August 1, 1949 ~ December 27, 2004
Gardner, 'Steve' Steven Ray a resident of Hawthorne passed away on Monday, December 27, 2004 in Torrance. Born in Inglewood, August 1, 1949, Steve was 55. He had worked as a Structural Mechanic in the aerospace industry for over 20 years and was currently with Northrop. He enjoyed fishing, golfing and playing on the river and Lake Havasue. He is survived by his beloved wife of over 22 years, Susie Gardner of Hawthorne; daughters, Jennie and Jojo Gardner of Hawthorne; and his gandson, Christian Alexander. Visitation will be held Tuesday, January 4, 2005 from 4:00 P.M to 8:00 P.M. at Rice Mortuary, 5310 Torrance Blvd. in Torrance. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, January 5 at 1:00 P.M. in the Green Hills Memorial Park Chapel, 27501 So. Western Avenue in Rancho Palos Verdes. Burial will follow in Green Hills.