On August 29, 2011. Age 78. Of Gloucester City. Loving and devoted husband to the late Doris M. (nee Babcock). Loving father of William George Wagner, George William Wagner III (Debbie) and Donna Marie Dileo. Cherished grandfather of Nicole, Kyle, Keith (Nicole) and John and great-grandfather of 4. Dear brother of Eugenia Papaycik. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
George was a 1950 graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School in Camden. He proudly served our country in the U.S.M.C. and U.S. Air Force during the Korean War retiring after 20 years of service. He was a proud member of the Townsend C. Young V.F.W. Post #3620 in Gloucester City and Brooklawn American Legion Post #72. George was the owner of Occasions LTD in Gloucester City and had a passion for photography. He was retired from NJ Bell, Bell Atlantic and Verizon Telephone and was the Past President of the Telephone Pioneers of Camden Council.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing on Saturday morning from 8:30 to 10:15 AM Emmaus Catholic Community: Sacred Heart Church: Kings Highway and Black Horse Pike, Mount Ephraim. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 AM in the church. Entombment with U.S. Military honors, New St. Mary’s Mausoleum, Bellmawr. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Military Support Group of NJ Inc. (MSGNJ): P.O. Box 118, Stratford, NJ 08084. Please write in the memo: George W. Wagner, Jr.
Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of George W. Wagner, Jr. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City. Ph: 856-456-1142