Jerry M. Wagner, age 58, died Monday, December 19, 2011 at Waukesha Memorial Hospital.
Visitation for Jerry will be at the Murray Funeral Home in Reeseville on Thursday, December 22, 2011 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Funeral services will follow at the funeral home on Thursday beginning at 7:00 PM. Rev. Donald Steinberg will officiate. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery on Friday, December 23, 2011 at 10:00 AM.
Jerry Melvin Wagner was born on April 26, 1953 in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin to the late Melvin and Barbara (Lainberger) Wagner. He graduated from Beaver Dam High School in 1971. Jerry had the gift of gab and could talk for hours. He enjoyed the outdoors, especially fishing, camping, and gardening and he also liked to tinker with the small engines of lawn mowers and snow blowers. Jerry loved his grandchildren; he also loved his cat Thunder Paws. Through the years, Jerry had St. Bernard dogs as pets
Survivors include his children, Rebecca (Wayne) Golemgeski of Reeseville, Julie Musser of Coldwater, MI, and Joan (Jose) Valerio of Beaver Dam; his brother and sister, John (Nancy) Wagner of Burnett and Judy (Scot) Polzin of Beaver Dam; his grandchildren, Steven Graff, Stephanie Golemgeski, Sandra Golemgeski, all of Reeseville, Jose Valerio, Jr., and Jeremiah Valerio, both of Beaver Dam; Daniel Harris of Missouri, Dylan Wagner and Samantha Wagner, both of Marinette, and Harry Musser; his special friend, Nancy Calkins of Reeseville; other relatives and friends. Jerry was preceded in death by his parents.
The Murray Funeral Home, 214 S. Main Street in Reeseville, is serving the family. To leave condolences, for directions and other information, please visit our website at www.MurrayFH.com.
Thursday, December 22nd, 2011, 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Thursday, December 22nd, 2011, 7:00pm
Oakwood Cemetery-Beaver Dam