Dr, John Butler Wager age 66, PhD of philosophy from Northwestern and professor emeritus at Triton College. U.S. Army veteran of the Viet Nam War. Author of "Quiet Year at War" (2008). Beloved husband of Vicky Edwards. Loving father of Tori Wager (Paul Corrado). Dear step father of Ben (Elisa) Gehrt, Nathan (Shannon) Gehrt and Amanda Gehrt. Dearest grandpa to Gianna and Audrianna Corrado, step grandpa to Sophia, Benjamin, Kylee, Jackson and Emerson Gehrt. Fond brother of David (Rev. Melodie) Wager and Mary Ellen (Michael) Stahr. Memorial visitation Friday, May 31, 2013 from 3-9 p.m. with memorial service 8:00 p.m. at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Avenue, Villa Park, IL. For info 630-832-4161 or www.steuerlefh.com
Published by Chicago Tribune on May 29, 2013.