Rose Marie (Stimpson) Gardner, 81, of Brooks passed away on Aug. 15, 2018, in Bangor. She was born March 8, 1937, in Brooks, the daughter of Harry and Loretta (Arsenault) Stimpson. Rose Marie worked in the shoe factory and as a grocery clerk for many years. She enjoyed gardening and bingo as well as softball. She is survived by many loving family members including her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and siblings. Memories and condolences may be offered to the family at ripostafh.com. Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, Belfast.