Rockport, MA — William David Gardner, Veteran journalist of Rockport and Natick, passed away on Monday, October 7, 2013. Beloved husband of Rita Seru-Gardner and devoted father to Kathryn Gardner. Visiting hours in the George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, 477 Washington St., (Route 16), Wellesley, Friday, Oct. 11, 5-8 pm. Funeral Mass in St. Theresa Church, Sherborn, Saturday, Oct. 12 at 10 am. Complete notice to follow. www.gfdoherty.com.