The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

January 15, 2013

James R. Wagner Sr.

The Tribune-Democrat

BOLIVAR — WAGNER – James R. “Jim” Sr., 74, Bolivar, passed away peacefully Jan. 15, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village, Indiana. Born May 1, 1938, in New Kensington, son of late Omer and Betty (Erb) Wagner. Also preceded in death by son, William “Bill” Wagner; and brother-in-law, Darryl Colbert. Survived by loving wife of 54 years, Janet S. (Colbert) Wagner; children, James Wagner Jr., and wife, Tammy; Carol Loughran, and husband, Tim; and Thomas Wagner, and wife, Kathy, all of New Florence; grandchildren, Jennifer Fisher; Denny Fisher, and wife, Jamie; James Wagner, and wife, Jennifer; Denny Stiffey; and Amber Wagner Bealonis, and husband, George; great-grandchildren, Brenna, Logan, Lucas, Landon, William, Sarah and Arabella; brother, Daniel Short, Bolivar; Omer Wagner, and wife, Nancy, Robinson; and special pet, Shae. Jim was an avid hunter, fisherman and sportsman, who enjoyed collecting mushrooms. Retired construction worker. Private memorial service for the family and celebration of life will be held at later date. Arrangements in care of Kenneth A. Stuart Funeral Home, New Florence. Online condolences may be left at

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