Beatrice E. Wagner Hustontown, 89
Mrs. Beatrice Edna Wagner, 89, Hustontown, Pa., died Wednesday, June 19, 2013, in Fulton County Medial Center, McConnellsburg, after a lengthy illness.
She was born August 2, 1923, in Breezewood, Pa., a daughter of the late George Emory Thomas and Sarah Ellen Wilkinson Thomas. She was married to Paul L. Wagner of Hustontown on December 25, 1948.
Mr. Wagner survives along with two children: Shannon Junior Barton and wife Karole, Wells Tannery, and Mary Louise Keith and husband Himmel, Hustontown; and grandchildren: Tammy Keith, Elizabethtown, Pa.; Cindy Gelvin and Brian Barton, Hustontown; Sheila Barton, McConnellsburg; Richard K. Barton and wife Lois, Breezewood; and Shelby Barton, Chambersburg; six greatgrandchildren: Ryan Gelvin, Hustontown; Tiffanie Horton and husband Nathan, Fairfield, Pa.; Chelsea Barton, Clarissa Barton and Cheyenne Pittman, all of Breezewood, and Kelsey Beavers, McConnellsburg; four great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A housewife, she had worked at a sewing factory and restaurant for a short time in earlier years.
She enjoyed gardening, cooking and baking and preparing good, healthy meals for her family. She enjoyed yardwork and especially enjoyed playing games with her grandchildren. Also, she enjoyed crocheting and chatting with her friends and neighbors.
A member of Fairview United Methodist Church, she belonged to the WSCS Ladies Aide. She will be greatly missed by her husband, family and neighbors who knew her.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 22, 2013, at M.R. Brown Funeral Home Inc., Hustontown. Rev. David Ford officiated. Interment was at Fairview Cemetery, Harrisonville.
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