Walter Edward Gardiner

Of London and formerly of Clinton, Walter passed away at London Health Sciences, Victoria Hospital, on Monday, May 9, 2022, in his 96th year.

Walter was predeceased by his beloved wife, Mary Gardiner, who passed away on April 23, 2020.

Walter is survived by his daughter, Deborah Montagna and her husband Rocco, his son David Gardiner and his wife Lill, and his grandchildren and great-grandsons, Tabitha and her husband Adam Fortier and their sons Mason and Arlo, and Jonathan Gardiner and his wife Sarah.

Walter owned and operated Gardiner’s Barbershop in Clinton for over 40 years. As a member of the Clinton congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Walter performed many marriages and funerals for local families.

A virtual memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 2:00 p.m.  For more information and details, please contact

Condolences for the family and memorial donations to the Worldwide Work of Jehovah’s Witnesses may be arranged by contacting the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo, or 519-745-8445 or you may donate by visiting JW.ORG