The following was published in the Deseret News, 17 January 1952, p. A-7:
SPANISH FORK - Serenus (Cy) Gardner, 95, former resident of Spanish Fork, died Wednesday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Zella Smith, Santa Ana, Calif. Born April 29, 1860, in Spanish Fork to Archibald and Serena Evensen Gardner. Moved to California in 1922. Survivors: sons and daughters, Mrs. Smith; Rea H., Gridley, Calif.; Mrs. Jennie Sterling, Spanish Fork; Robert H., Long Beach, Calif.; Otto, Walnut Creek, Calif.; Mrs. Cora G. Eggertson, Provo; Mrs. Ina Merret, San Ysidro, Calif.; six brothers and one sister. Funeral, Saturday at 10 a.m. in Santa Ana.