Regina Catherine Wagner Haerer, 87, was born into eternal life on November 20, 2013. Regina, a Colorado Springs resident, was born March 15, 1926 in Hagerstown, MD, the daughter of George I. and Mary Knodle Wagner.|
She graduated St. Mary's HS, Hagerstown, MD and became a Cosmetologist/Beautician.
Regina was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, the National Hairdresser Assoc. for 50 years, Sodality of St. Mary's, Hagerstown, MD for 20 years, the Legion of Mary and MMP, and received the "Senior Citizen of the Year" award.
Regina taught religious education for 24 years, enjoyed playing bridge and scrabble; gardening and singing in the local choirs.
Regina is survived by her son, Robert Ditto; daughter, Kateri (Phil) Amrhein; granddaughter Lindsey Nau; grandson, Liam; and Sr. Mary Valeria Wagner, her sister.
She was preceded in death by her first husband: Robert Ditto Sr.; second husband, Frank Haerer; six brothers and one sister.
Rosary will be recited, 10:00AM, Tuesday, November 26, 2013 followed by a Memorial Mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1830 S. Corona Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80905.
Burial will be in Hagerstown, Maryland at convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions in Regina's name may be made to the
Published in The Gazette on Nov. 24, 2013