Arlene Wagner Obituary

Arlene Jean Wagner
Arlene Jean Wagner

August 12, 1935 - January 27, 2018
Born in Grand Rapids, MI
Resided in Marinette, Wisconsin


Arlene Jean Wagner, 82, of Marinette, passed away on Saturday, January 27, 2018, at Rennes Health & Rehab Center - East. She was born in Grand Rapids, Mich. on August 12, 1935, the daughter of Don and Cecile (Galdis) Isabel.

Arlene grew up in Lower Michigan, and graduated from a Catholic high school. She married Robert Wagner in 1955, and later moved to Florida. Arlene returned to Kalamazoo in 2007, to care for her mother, moving to Marinette 3 ½ years ago.

Arlene had several jobs over the years. She worked as a waitress, and owned a bar with her husband, but her role as a caregiver was her favorite.

Arlene was a faithful Catholic, and prayed the Rosary everyday.

Arlene is survived by her sons, Richard (Jean) Wagner of Marinette, and Robert (Joyce) Wagner of Ventura, Iowa; grandchildren, Eric (Jerrica) Wagner of Augusta, Georgia, Aaron (Melissa) Wagner of Bend, Oregon, Ryan Wagner and Robert Wagner of Ventura, Iowa; great-granddaughter, Thalia Wagner; step-grandchildren, Cory Radke and Dakota Radke; brothers and sisters, Fred, Bruce, Nancy and Kathy; as well as her dearest friend, Jane Stefanski.

No funeral services will be held.

Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home is assisting the family.




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Marinette, WI US 54143