FALMOUTH, Mass. and BANGOR – Priscilla A. Gardner, 87, formerly of Bangor, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2003, in Falmouth, Mass. She was the wife of the late Rev. William E. Gardner, minister of the First Universalist Church of Bangor from 1944-1953. A native of Newton Centre, Mass., she was a 1937 graduate of Simmons College which honored her in 1981 with its annual Alumnae Achievement Award. During her childhood years in the 1920s, she was a professional dancer and performed as one of Billy Rose’s Rosebuds on the Million Dollar Pier in Atlantic City. During her years in Bangor, she was active as a state and local officer of the American Association of University Women; vice president of the Abraham Lincoln PTA; an officer of the Penobscot Interracial Forum, board member of the YWCA and president of the Maine State Association of Universalist Women. Her many organizational activities and interests brought her a listing in two editions of “Who’s Who of American Women” in the 1960s. She is survived by two sons, Robert of Lakeland, Fla. and Christopher of Hyannis, Mass.; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and two nieces. Her son, Richard, predeceased her in 1989 and her husband, Richard, in 2000. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Meetinghouse of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Falmouth, 840 Sandwich Road, East Falmouth, Mass.