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Ruth E. Wagner


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Wagner, Ruth E.

Ruth E. Wagner, age 83, of DePere, WI, formerly of Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Saturday, September 9, 2017 at the Jack and Ingrid Meng residence in DePere, WI.

Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday, September 14, 2017 at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church (St. Mary's), Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Fr. Valentine Joseph will officiate. Visitation will be at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Church on Thursday from 10:00-11:00 AM. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery. Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI is assisting the family.

Ruth was born February 15, 1934 in Marshfield, WI to Hugh and Elizabeth (Freese) Doherty. She married Norman E. Wagner on June 25, 1955 in Marshfield, WI. He preceded her in death on January 25, 1997. Ruth was a bookkeeper for Gleue Ford in Wisconsin Rapids, WI for 25 years retiring on February 15, 1999. Ruth always enjoyed her time spent with children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Ruth is survived by one son, Mike Wagner of Green Bay, WI; three daughters, Beth (Duane) Jagodzinski of Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Deb Boehm of DePere, WI and Paula (Brian) Bettinger of Marshfield, WI; one sister, Joyce Groff of Appleton, WI; 9 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Norman; daughter, Diane Wagner; sister, Dolores Schlagenhaft and brother, Jim Doherty.

Memorials can be designated to Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Sept. 12, 2017
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