Warren L. Wagner, 99
Warren L. Wagner, 99, of Plover, died peacefully on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at Ministry St. Michael’s Hospital.
He was born on Oct. 1, 1917, in What Cheer, Iowa, to the late John and Mattie (Rose) Wagner, and is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Cynthia and James Weidner of Plover; niece, Nancy Driscoll of Denver, Colorado; grandchildren, James, Kriszta and Nicole Weidner; daughter-in-law, Janet Wagner, along with her children, Tim (Lori) and Matt Taylor.
Warren was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Naoma of 69 years; son, Kenneth Wagner; three brothers and one sister.
As a young man, Warren started work at a local gas station and a farm in What Cheer. After marrying Naoma, they moved to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where he started his own construction company – building custom homes, one of which was featured in a national magazine.
He later worked as a building inspector in Beloit for many years. Warren was an avid hunter and fisherman his entire life. After retirement, he and Naoma moved to Plover to be near family.
Warren happily resided at The Lodge at Whispering Pines since 2008.
The family would like to sincerely thank the staff and residents of The Lodge at Whispering Pines for their care and kindness; and also to the staff at Ministry St. Michael’s Hospital for their care and consideration.
Pisarski Community Funeral Home & Cremation Center of Plover is assisting the family. For online condolences, please visit www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.