MILROY - Delvin J. "Dute" Wagner Sr., of 2716 New Lancaster Valley Road, Milroy, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at his residence.
Born June 23, 1930, in Milroy, he was a son of the late Millard L. and Violet Alice (Reed) Wagner. His wife, Marilyn L. (Kenawell) Wagner, whom he married on April 11, 1955, survives.
Also surviving are: children, Gary L. Wagner and his wife, Tammy, of Reedsville, Ronald A. Wagner, of Daytona, Fla., Douglas K. Wagner and his wife, Kay, of Yeagertown, Randy G. Wagner and his wife, Jean, of Treaster Valley, and Jeffrey S. Wagner, of Belleville; brothers and sisters, Mrs. John (Marian) Weber, of Siglerville, Albert E. Wagner, of Belleville, Jane Hoar, of Lewistown, Lula Lewis, of Burnham, and Mrs. Charles (Mert) McCardle, of Lewistown; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Delvin J. ‘Dute’ Wagner Sr.
Delvin was preceded in death by a son, Delvin Joseph Wagner Jr., and siblings, Arlene Harter, Steve Wagner, Russell Wagner, John Wagner and Arthur A. Wagner.
He had worked at Metz Farms, of Belleville.
Delvin was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the Korean War.
He was a simple man who loved his family and the outdoors.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, at Bohn Funeral Home, Reedsville, with Pastor Jean Ward officiating. Interment will be held in Salem Cemetery, Siglerville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 324 S Logan Blvd, Burnham, PA 17009.