Pauline Marguerite Harshbarger Wagner, 93, of Marshall, died Monday, June 20, 2011, at The Living Center in Marshall.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 24, 2011, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall, with Rev. Barry Baugh and Rev. Randy Shannon officiating. Visitation will be held from to 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Smith Chapel United Methodist Church. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born Oct. 23, 1917, in Waverly, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Paul James Harshbarger and Anna Kathryn Steinberg Harshbarger. On Feb. 9, 1938, in Bloomfield, Iowa, she married Everett Gerald Wagner who preceded her in death on April 9, 2005. She lived in Blackwater for 40 years before moving to Marshall on Oct. 5, 1993. She had worked at International Shoe Company for 21 years. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Blackwater for 40 years where she taught Sunday school for 12 years and was currently a member of Smith Chapel United Methodist Church. She was a charter member of Willing Workers Extension Club and served as a 4-H leader for Willing Workers 4-H Club teaching sewing. Her hobbies included making quilts and crocheting.
Survivors include two daughters, Sharon Elaine Gibson and Karyl Eileen Stoehr both of Marshall; one son, Lewis Eugene Wagner and his wife, Becky, of Gladstone; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one brother; one sister; and one daughter-in-law, Judy Wagner.
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