DELPHOS, Ohio — Harold A. Wagner, 83, of Delphos, died at 1:45 p.m. Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Sarah Jane Living Center.
He was born Feb. 3, 1931, in Delphos, to the late Richard and Loretta (Gerdeman) Wagner.
On June 16, 1956, he was united in marriage to Shirley Sue Pollock of Delphos.
He enjoyed collecting race cars, trains, carousels and loved going to
the fairs all over the state of Ohio and going to the circus. He
religiously followed Delphos St. John’s sports and made many scrapbooks
for the different sporting teams. He was a member of Delphos St. John
He worked at New Delphos Mfg. for 37 1/2 years then worked for
Federal Mogul for five years. He was a sergeant in the United States
Survivors include four sons: Rodney
(Karen) Wagner, Keith (Angel) Wagner, Paul (Sue) Wagner and Kevin
Wagner, all of Delphos; a daughter: Marcia (Bob JR.) McNamee
of Delphos; two sisters: Grace Morris of Delphos and Helen (Richard)
Nichols of Indiana; one brother: Ronald (Arlene) Wagner of Delphos;
sisters-in-law: Marilyn Wagner and Mary Wagner; 12 grandchildren, and
five great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother: Ralph Wagner.
A mass of Christian burial will be held on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at 2 p.m. at St. John’s Catholic Church. Father Ron Schock
will officiate. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery where the Delphos
Veterans Council will conduct military graveside rites following the
Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. on Monday July 21,
2014, at Harter and Schier Funeral Home. There will be a parish wake at
7:45 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association or Heartland Hospice.
To leave condolences for the family please go to www.harterandschier.com.