Richard A. Wagner, age 72, of Cridersville died 4:59 a.m., Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at Cleveland Clinic. He was born June 10, 1941 in Lima, Ohio to Randal R. and Eunice E. Gattshall Wagner, Sr. Both parents preceded him in death. On November 28, 1963 Richard married Phyllis J. Walter who survives in Cridersville.
He was a member of St. John Catholic Church in Fryburg, and a member of the Eagles Lodge #691, Wapakoneta also. Richard was a former Hair and Make-up specialist for the Amil Teller Theater, and a member of the N.R.A. he was the former manager at J.C. Penney Hair Salon, and former owner of Mr. Richard Hair Salon and Poor Richard’s Styling Salon.
Survivors include: a son Randy (Joni) Wagner of Loveland, Ohio; daughter Sara J. Wagner- Miller of Wapakoneta, Ohio; a brother Verlin “Tony” (Ruth) Wagner of Bloomdale, Ohio; and 5 grandchildren Jacob L. Miller, Zachary A. Miller, Danielle K. Miller, Taylor Wagner, and Andrew “A.J.” Wagner; and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by 2 brothers: Don(Evelyn) Wagner and Randal R. (Cletus) Wagner, Sr.
The family will receive friends on Monday, June 17, from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. At Bayliff and Son Funeral Home in Cridersville.
A memorial mass will be held Tuesday, June 18 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John Catholic Church in Fryburg. Father Oscar Seger will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John Catholic Church, Fryburg.
Date: Monday, June 17, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Time: 10:30 am
St. John Catholic Church (Fryburg)
Address:11319 Van Buren Street, wapakoneta, OH, 45895