Shirley A. Wagner

October 30, 1936 ‒ February 05, 2012

Howard (Apple Valley Community), Ohio

Shirley A. Wagner, age 75, of Howard (Apple Valley Community) passed away on Sunday afternoon, February 5, 2012 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 30, 1936 in Gallipolis, daughter of the late Lewis and Ruth (Cox) Hill.

Shirley retired from Utica Insurance Company. She was a member of Christian Center in Gahanna for over 25 years. Shirley will be remembered as a good and faithful servant, a prayer warrior, and a Woman of God.

Shirley is survived by her husband of over 55 years, George Wagner; a daughter, Tina Essex of Mount Vernon; a son, Mark Wagner of West Jefferson; and a sister, Barbara (Nolan) Aughenbaugh of Oxford, MS.

The family will receive friends from Noon until the time of a memorial service celebrating the life of Shirley at 2 p.m. on Thursday, February 9, 2012 at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home 201 Newark Rd., Mount Vernon.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Rd., Mount Vernon, OH 43050.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Shirley A. Wagner.