Dorothy Wagoner, 86

Dorothy Marie Wagoner, 86, North Manchester,  passed away on May 30, at 11:45 p.m. at Peabody Healthcare Center, North Manchester.

She was born in Wabash County on Jan. 16, 1927 to Aaron and Mabel (Metzger) Greer. She graduated from Laketon High School in 1945. Dorothy married Donald J. Wagoner on Oct. 28, 1956. He died July 14, 2001.  She was a homemaker and enjoyed bird watching, flower gardening, oil painting, cooking and baking.

She is survived by her son, Darrell Wagoner, Roann; three daughters, Donita (Myron) Gish, North Manchester, Doretta (Mark) Gish, Rossville, and Darla (Grant) Miller, North Manchester; two sisters, Gladys Fingerle, North Manchester, and Deloris Walters, North Manchester, 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, three brothers and one sister.

Funeral services were held June 3, at 10 a.m. at the Old German Baptist Brethren Church, North Manchester. Burial followed in the Old German Baptist Brethren Cemetery, North Manchester.

Arrangements entrusted to McKee Mortuary, North Manchester.

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Posted on 2013 Jun 03