Ronald A. ‘Ron’ Wagner

May 9, 1946 - Jan. 22, 2012

Ronald A. "Ron" Wagner of Waukesha died after a courageous battle with cancer Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at his home at the age of 65.

He was born in Milwaukee on May 9, 1946, the son of William and Lucille Wagner. Ron recently retired from the Marek Group after 34 years. Along with his son, he enjoyed many years of fishing and hunting, and also enjoyed traveling with his family.

He will be forever missed by his wife of 44 years, Lulu of Waukesha; their children, Ron (Sara) Wagner of Waukesha and Cheryl (Andrew) Karklus of Waukesha; and three grandchildren, Anthony, Lauren and Christian. He is further survived by his brother, William Wagner; his sister, LuAnne; his sisters-in-law, Arlene (Don) Scherf and Donna Schmidt; brother-in-law, Jeff Italiano; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Thursday, Jan. 26, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Graveside services will immediately follow at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Memorials are appreciated.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.