Michael Wagner

Obituary of Michael Edward Wagner

Michael Edward Wagner was born on December 1, 1942 in Springfield, MN to Gilbert & Beatrice (Hornick) Wagner. He grew up in Sanborn. He was joined in Holy Matrimony to Audrey Weber on August 4, 1962 at St. Mathias Catholic Church in Wanda, MN. Michael was a lifelong lover of farming, livestock, woodworking, gardens, trees and roses. He was engaged in sales throughout his life; he especially enjoyed meeting with people. He was involved in various school board and church committees, 4-H clubs and pro-life work. He was blessed to receive a kidney transplant from his wife, Audrey in 2003. He glorified God in his vocation as a Catholic husband and father. He is survived by his wife, Audrey, children, Michael Jr. (Dawn) Wagner, Mark Wagner, Gina (Michael) Wilmes, Jay (Laura) Wagner, Melissa (Ron) Miller, Pamela (David) Guggisberg, Rebecca (Rick) Helget, Samuel Wagner, Anthony (Andrea) Wagner, Adam (Ruth) Wagner, Matthew (Mandy) Wagner, Andrew Wagner, Katherine (Brian) Marks, grandchildren, Mitchell (Laura) Wagner, Angela Wagner; Erin (Gary) Stroot, Jennifer Wilmes, Amy Wilmes, Emily (Taylor) Mattison, Catherine (Cody) Clark, Grace, Maria Wilmes; Christopher (Erin) Wagner, Ashley (Tim) Lowder, Michaela (Adam) Gloden, McKenzie Wagner; Zachary (fiancée Katie) Miller, Anna (Jacob) Gangelhoff, Luke, Leah, John Miller; Sr. Mary Dominic Guggisberg, Nathan (fiancée Abby) Guggisberg, Hannah (Brandon) Schmit, Gabriel, Beatrice Guggisberg; Elise (Michael) Sprenger, Molly, Megan, Dominic, Anthony, Emily, Josie, Ethan, Benjamin Helget; Henry, Charles, James Wagner; Shaelyn, Laci, Russell Wagner; Majesta, Macy, Maxton, MJ Wagner; Gabriella, Juliet, Philip, Sebastian Marks; great-grandchildren, Harrison, Theodore Wagner; Derek, Elizabeth, Jacob, Gianna, Carolyn Stroot; J.J. Wagner; Eleanor, Julia Lowder; Aiden Gloden; Clare, Lucille Mattison; Everlee Sprenger, sister, Patricia Wagner, brother, Thomas (Patty) Wagner and brothers & sisters-in law, Cathryn (Al) Liebl, Bob (Colleen) Weber, Doris Weber, Ralph (Judi) Weber, Arlene (Ed) Nelson, Larry (Marg) Weber, Judy (Dave) Lipetsky and Dan (Linda) Weber. He was preceded in death by his parents, step-father, George Renner, father and mother-in-law Julius & Beatrice Weber, stillborn grandsons Aidan and Benedict and grandchildren lost to miscarriage.
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Saturday
27
March

Visitation 1

9:00 am - 10:45 am
Saturday, March 27, 2021
St. Mary's Catholic Church-Sleepy Eye
636 1st Ave. North
Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, United States
Saturday
27
March

Service Information

11:00 am
Saturday, March 27, 2021
St. Mary's Catholic Church-Sleepy Eye
636 1st Ave. North
Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, United States
Saturday
27
March

Interment Information

11:55 am
Saturday, March 27, 2021
St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery
720 3rd Ave. N.E.
Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, United States