Paul A. Wagner, age 90 of Millersport, passed away August 24, 2014, at his home surrounded by family. Born June 22, 1924, in Pleasantville, he was the son of Albert and Elsie Wagner and was a 1943 Pleasantville High School graduate. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of W.W. II., serving in France and Germany. Paul was employed at the Newark Air Force Station for 37 years and retired 1991. He was attached to Battery C, 174th Field Artillery Battalion, Zanesville Army National Guard, and was a member of the 364th Engineer Group with the U.S. Army Reserves in Columbus. Paul was a member of Pleasantville United Methodist Church where he served as church organist for over 40 years, and served with the Pleasantville Volunteer Fire Dept.
Paul is survived by his wife of 70 years, Helena “Lee” (Holliday) Wagner; son, Don (Teresa) Wagner; his daughter, Becky (Raymond) Carpenter; granddaughters, Jessica Dawn Wagner and Jenna Christine Wagner; stepgranddaughter, Kasey Carpenter; sister-in-law, Karen Wagner; and nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Kenneth Wagner; and his sister, Mary (Wagner) Jenkins.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 28, 2014, at the Pleasantville United Methodist Church, followed by a Veterans Military Service at the church. Burial will be at Glen Rest Memorial Gardens, Reynoldsburg, preceded by a luncheon at the church.
The family suggests contributions to the Pleasantville United Methodist Church in Paul’s memory.
Online condolences may be made at www.haltemanfettdyer.com