Wayne V. Ragar

Wayne V. Ragar died peacefully April 27, 2008, at age 76.

He is the beloved husband for 49 years of Helen; loving father of Vern (Donna) Ragar and Virgil (Teri) Ragar; and proud grandfather of four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Visitation will take place from 3:30 p.m. until the 6 p.m. services at the funeral home Wednesday, April 30, with the Rev. Dennis Henn of Highview Presbyterian Church officiating. A reception will follow at the funeral home. Graveside services will take place at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Ottawa Cemetery on Highway 67, about 5 miles south of Interstate 94.

Wayne was born in Sedalia, Mo. He relocated to Wisconsin to further his career with horses. For more than 50 years throughout the Midwest, Wayne was a highly regarded and sought-after farrier.

Sympathy expressions can be directed to www.BeckerRitter.com.

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Becker Ritter Funeral Home, Michael Feerick Associate, 14075 W. North Ave., Brookfield, is assisting the family. For more information, please call the funeral home at 782-5330.