Middleton / Ashton – Stanley Wagner, age 94, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 13, with his granddaughter by his side. Stanley was born on Oct. 16, 1925, to George and Lena (Laufenberg) Wagner in Middleton. He lived his entire life and farmed within one mile from where he was born. He married Evelyn Koch in August 1950. Stanley was fortunate enough to still be cutting lawn at the age of 93 with the help of his daughter-in-law. After retiring from farming, he worked for the Concrete Remover doing computer/book work. For many years was a driver for RSVP. He was also a member of the Catholic Knights and Knights of Columbus.
He is survived by his wife Evelyn and their 5 children: Wayne (Debby) Wagner, Kenneth (Mary) Wagner, Karen (Allen) Herbrand, Sharon (Dan) Schwartz, Kevin Wagner, 15 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and two on the way. He is also survived by his siblings: Ann Wagner, Robert (Coletta) Wagner, Doris Maier, Irene (Fritz) Bindl, Helen Frey and in-laws Lorraine (Vincent) Endres and Elaine Koch.
He was preceded in death by his parents George and Lena, siblings Fr. Donald Wagner, Delores Wagner and two infants and in-laws Earl Maier, LaVerne Frey, Fr. Clarence Koch, Theresa Koch and Vincent (Selma) Koch.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, at 11 a.m. at St Peter’s Catholic Church 7121 County Trunk K Middleton/ Ashton. Rev. Chris Gernetzke and Rev. John Meinholz will concelebrate the Mass. Friends may call at the church on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the time of services. Burial will take place in the church cemetery.
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