Eleanor Wagner

Obituary of Eleanor Wagner

Eleanor B. Wagner (nee Ofstun), of Waukesha, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the age of 91. Eleanor was born in Soldiers Grove, WI on January 11, 1927 to Carl and Malena (nee Vee) Ofstun. There, she graduated from high school in 1944 before marrying the love of her life, Roy J. Wagner. Eleanor was a member of St. Marks Ev. Lutheran Church in Waukesha, a Packers fan, an avid reader, and enjoyed baking. Most of all, she loved her family and especially loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Eleanor was the loving mother of Randy (Kathy) Wagner, the late Mic (Betty) Wagner, Greg (Carrie) Wagner, Nancy (Jim) Yde, Terry Wagner, and Debbie (Rick) Bartman; devoted grandmother to 13 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; sister to Sonja (Arnie) Skrede, Caroline (Mons) Erickson, and Margaret Furley. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy; son, Douglas; and many other family members.

The visitation for Eleanor will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the 12:00 p.m. Noon memorial service at St. Marks Ev. Lutheran Church, 424 Hyde Park Ave., Waukesha, WI 53188. The Rev. D. Andrew Fetters will be officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to St. Marks Ev. Lutheran Church (see address above).