Roberta Ann Wagner - 87
1/18/1933 - 2/6/2020
Roberta A. Wagner, age 87 of Clinton, passed away Thursday, February 6, 2020 at her home. Roberta has donated her body to Science Care of Arizona. A memorial service will take place at 1:00 PM on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Clinton. A luncheon will follow the service with burial at a later date in Pine Grove Cemetery. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Roberta was born in Lowden, Iowa on January 18, 1933, the daughter of Fred and Elda (Sprague) Gottchalk. She married Leslie Wagner on July 27, 1950 in Pennepin, MN. Leslie passed away in 2010. Roberta had worked at Paetz Super Value and later for 30 years at Kline’s. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran where she was very active in all church functions. Her and her husband had been members of the Loyal Order of Moose. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, gardening, canning, cooking, reading, traveling and playing cards. She was active in bowling as well as going camping and to the casino.
Roberta is survived by 4 children; Ralph Wagner of Park Hills, MO, Pamela Paschka of Clinton, Larry (Susie) Wagner of Sabula and Debra Ehredt of Clinton; a daughter-in-law, Brenda Wagner of Sabula; 11 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren; a sister, Ruby Van Pelt of Clinton and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a son, Alvin, 3 brothers, 3 sisters, 6 brothers-in-law and 4 sisters-in-law.
A memorial service will take place at 1:00 PM on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Clinton. A luncheon will follow the service with burial at a later date in Pine Grove Cemetery.