James A. "Jimmy" Waganer

Waganer GLEN ROCK James A. "Jimmy" Waganer, 50, formerly of New Freedom, died Monday, January 7, 2013, at his residence. He was the husband of Becky L. (Warren) Waganer to whom he was married 25 years. Following cremation, a Celebration of Life Service will begin at 7 p.m. Friday from St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Family Life Center, 175 East Main St., New Freedom, with Pastor Mike Myers officiating. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. in the Family Life Center and will continue after the service. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. He was born December 25, 1962, in Baltimore, Md., a son of James A. and Carolyn L. (Simmons) Waganer of Baltimore, Md. Jimmy owned and operated J.A. Waganer and Company for a number of years. He was a member of Christ Lutheran Church in Shrewsbury and was on the Agricultural Security Board of Shrewsbury Township. Jimmy loved restoring vintage trucks and working with his hands. He took great pride in mowing his lawn and loved to spend time with his granddaughter, Della. In addition to his wife and his parents, Jimmy is survived by two daughters, Erinn M. Bean and her husband, Joshua of Bucks County, and Amy E. Chandlee and her husband, Dan of Northern Virginia; one granddaughter, Della Chandlee; two brothers, Richard B. Waganer and his wife, Tina, and Dennis M. Waganer. He is also survived by his sister-in-law, Karen Waganer-Herbert; his father-in-law, Stephen C. Warren; and by several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by one brother, Kenny C. Waganer. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to A.F.S.P., 120 Wall St., New York, NY 10005; or to, Payable to "In Memory of James Waganer", mailed to Susquehanna Bank of New Freedom, 16576 Susquehanna Trail, New Freedom, PA 17349. The J.J. Hartenstein Mortuary, Inc., 24 Second St., New Freedom, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Funeral Home

Hartenstein Funeral & Cremation Care, Inc.
24 N. Second Street New Freedom, PA 17349
(717) 235-3857

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Jan. 9, 2013