Gardner Optical will close at end of April

FRANKLIN – Gardner Optical in Franklin will close at the end of April.

Owner Dave Gardner will retire after 46 years in the optical business.

Gardner Optical has been a Franklin staple for 42 years.

Patients who want a copy of their records before the business closes should stop in at 306 13th St. between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

The last day of business will be Thursday, April 28.