Ralph A. Wagner Sr., 93, of Fostoria, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at his home.
He was born Sept. 16, 1920, in Grafton, W.Va., to Walter D. and Jessie (South) Wagner. He married Emma Marie Ostrowsky Jan. 16, 1942, and she died Nov. 28, 2001.
He is survived by five sons, Ralph "Butch" (Jackie) Wagner Jr. of Ft. Collins, Colo., Edward (Linda) Wagner of Findlay, Thomas and Craig (Lori) Wagner of Columbus and Gary (Frances) Wagner of Bradenton, Fla.; 14 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
He also was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Kay Marie Wagner; two brothers, Charles and Robert Wagner; and two sisters, Lela Knepper and Dorothy Pressler.
His funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, 301 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria, with the Rev. Larry Knigga officiating. Burial will be at Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria, where military honors will be conducted by the United Veterans of Fostoria.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.