Roy J. Wagner

Jan. 10, 1923 - July 24, 2011

Roy J. Wagner of Waukesha entered eternal life Sunday, July 24, 2011, at the age of 88. He was born Jan. 10, 1923, to Carl and May Wagner in Eastman.

Roy proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. He worked for Kroger Foods for more than 20 years.

Roy will be missed by his wife of 65 years, Eleanor (nee Ofstun), and his children, Randy (Kathy), Michael (Betty), Gregory (Carrie), Nancy (Jim) Yde, Terry and Debra (Rick) Bartman. He was a proud grandfather of 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Roy is further survived by a sister, Lois Swiggum, and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his son, Douglas Roy; parents, Carl and May Wagner; and a sister, Dorothy.

Visitation will be held from 4:30 p.m. until the 6:30 p.m. funeral service Thursday, July 28, at St. Marks Evangelical Lutheran Church, 424Hyde Park Ave., Waukesha, WI 53188. The Rev. Larry Smith will be officiating. A private burial will be held.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Roys name are appreciated to St.Marks Evangelical Lutheran Church (address above).

The family would like to thank the staff at LifeCare Hospital for all their kindness and caring during Roys stay.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For the online obituary or to leave a message of condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com, or call 542-6609.