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Lenard Wagner

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LENARD EUGENE WAGNER, 89 of Menominee passed away on Monday November 6, 2017 at home. Lenard was born on August 2, 1928 in Holcomb, WI.  He married Aleatha Green who along with their 3 children preceded him in death in a tragic car accident.  On February 14, 1986 Lenard married Dottie Schumann in Milwaukee, WI.  He worked as a certified welder for Briggs & Stratton in Milwaukee where he was also Union President for 3 years.  Lenard was a story teller extraordinaire, loved life, adventure, his family and the outdoors.

Survivors include his wife: Dottie; children:  Rich (Karen) Young, Randy Young, Renee (Fred) Haberland and Wendy Wagner; 3 grandchildren:  Jennifer (Mark) Matuszak, Rick (Katie) Young and Michaela Kraft; 5 great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.  Lenard was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 3 sisters.

Family will receive friends at the Country Bible Church in Wallace on Saturday November 11, 2017 from 12:00 noon until time of Memorial Service at 12:30 pm with her son in law Pastor Fred Haberland officiating. A luncheon will follow.  Anderson Kell Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.  

Special thanks to UP Health Systems Hospice Team and Dr. Vernette Carlson for their exceptional care.

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  1. Pete and Jackie Cody  November 10, 2017

    Our sympathy to Dottie and families. Lenny championed the union any time he could whether at party meetings or in casual conversations. We admired him for his outspoken union support. His kind and thoughtful nature was a gift to all who knew him.

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  2. Bruce Gregory  November 8, 2017

    My condolences to the loss for the Young family.

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