DALMER EARL WAGNER
LONDON - Dalmer Earl Wagner, 82, of London, died peacefully in his residence at 10:38 a.m. on Saturday, March 22, 2014.
Born May 11, 1931 in Benton Harbor, Mich., he was a son of Adolph and Emma (Mattner) Wagner.
Dalmer was employed as a professional electrical engineer for over 20 years at Wright
Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton.
He was a U.S. Air Force
Veteran of the Korean War
, serving 4 years, then serving 16 years with the Ohio Air National Guard. He was extremely proud of having received a personal "thank you" letter for honorable service to his country from President George Bush.
A member of St. John's Lutheran Church in London. Dalmer was also a member of the V.F.W. Dalmer enjoyed polka music and he loved to fish.
Survivors are his wife of 55 years, Margarete "Maggie" (Petersen) Wagner; 2 daughters and sons-in-law, Beverly Luise (Louis) Richards of West Chester, Ohio, and Kathleen (Robert) Henry of London; 3 grandchildren, Rich Hodges and Amanda and Scott Henry; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Adella Fandrick; and 3 brothers, Charles, Warren and Alfred Wagner.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 26, 2014 in St. John's Lutheran Church in London with Pastor Orinda Hawkins-Brinkley officiating. Friends may call at the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St., London, from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 25. Military honors will be bestowed upon Mr. Wagner in the funeral home at 7 p.m. Tuesday by the West Jefferson Post No. 7005 V.F.W.
If they wish, friends may make memorial contributions to the West Jefferson Post No. 7005 V.F.W. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Online condolences for the family may be sent to www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com.