CHESTER – Gardner L. Fleming Sr., 74, husband of Rachel (Fields) Fleming, died Jan. 28, 2007, at a Brewer health care center. He was born Sept. 12, 1932, in Lincoln, the son of Thadeus and Martha (Ireland) Fleming. He is survived by his wife of Chester; 10 children, three stepchildren and many grandchildren. It was Gardner’s wish that services be private. Arrangements by Kiley Funeral Home, 69 State St., Brewer.