BARTONVILLE - Wayne Ira Hagel, 69, of Many, La., formerly of Bartonville, Ill., passed away on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at Sabine Medical Center in Many, La.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Oak Hill Baptist Church in Many, La., with Brother Joey Williams officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Many, La. Visitation will begin on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at 6 p.m. at Warren Meadows Funeral Home in Many, La.
Wayne Ira Hagel was born on Tuesday, March 16, 1943, in Peoria, Ill.
Mr. Hagel worked as an engineer for the City of Peoria Fire Department for 28 years before retiring in 1993. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde and Mildred Thome Hagel; brother, Ronald Hagel; and brother-in-law, George Fisher.
He is survived by his wife, Susan Hagel of Many, La.; daughter, Carol Peace and husband, Russell, of Negreet, La.; son, Mark Hagel and wife, Michelle, of Bartonville, Ill.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren; along with a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Pallbearers will be Paul Rosenbohm, John Fisher, Glen Fisher, Dave Fisher, David Fisher, Clint Anderson and Larry Lundeen.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.warrenmeadows.com.