Marvin J. 'Shorty' Wagner
Published on -3/16/2013, 6:57 PM
Marvin J. "Shorty" Wagner, 89, Hays, died Friday, March 15, 2013.
He was born Oct. 23, 1923, in Victoria to Anton G. and Catherine (Hammerschmidt) Wagner.
He married RoseMary Molleker on March 30, 1948, in Hyacinth. She preceded him in death on April 30, 1988.
He worked in the oil field prior to becoming co-owner of M & W Tank Co., Hays, and retired in 1985.
Survivors include two sons, Gerald (Jerry) Wagner and wife Vickie, Hays, Terry Wagner and wife, Shirley, Battlefield, Mo.; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; six brothers, Art, Rich, Paul, Marcellus, Ralph and Don; and three sisters, Laura, Leona and Lila.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hays; burial in St. Joseph Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, and from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Monday at Brock's Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601.
Memorials are suggested to the church or to Masses in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.