|Jacob W. Wagner Jr.
July 11, 1946 – March 8, 2020
Jacob W. Wagner Jr., 73, passed away on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at IU Hospital in
Jacob (Jack) was born to Jacob W Wagner and Josephine Ann on July 11, 1946 in South Bend
Indiana. He was the oldest of their six children.
Jack was a talented artist from an early age. He retired in 2004. He had worked as a restaurant
manager, home builder and cabinet maker in New York most of his career.
He is survived by two daughters: Stephanie Thornhill of Austin, TX and Brandy L. Knapp (Josh) of
Batavia, NY; and two sons: Jon Wagner of South Bend, IN and Jake Wagner of Batavia, NY. He is
also survived by three sisters: Janis Ross (Dennis) of Henderson, KY, Mary Jo Ross (Richard) of
Imlay City, MI and Joyce O Brien of Henderson; one brother: Joseph Wagner of Henderson, KY;
and nine grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife Susan L Wagner and two daughters: Christa L Wagner and
Virginia Oakley and a brother James F Wagner.
A mass will be given at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Monterey, IN on Friday, March 13, 2020 at
1:30PM EST. with burial thereafter.