James Wagner(1952 - 2014)

photoJim Wagner passed away suddenly on Easter Sunday. Born February 19, 1952, he was one of seven children of Frank J. Wagner and Jean W. Cook. Jim attended Leo High School and went on to earn a degree from the University of Illinois in Champaign. He retired after a 30 year career with the Social Security Administration. He is survived by his three brothers and three sisters: Tom (Judie), Bob (Robin), Ken, Joyce Hall (Rick), Joan St. Paul (Tony), and Jane Strien. Jim was a cherished uncle to nine nieces and nephews: Kyle, Amy, Emily, Joey, Taylor, Haley, Carter, Evan, and Colin. He was a loving son, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend, and we will all miss him dearly. A casual memorial luncheon will be held Saturday, May 3, at 1:00 pm at Jenny's Steak House, 11041 Menard Ave, Chicago Ridge. Memorial donations can be made to the . The web address is: http://foundation.luriechildrens.org/goto/jameswagner

Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Apr. 27, 2014