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  • Donald L. Wagner

  • Donald L. Wagner, 80, of Hannibal, Missouri, died at 11:07 a.m. Sunday, October 20, 2013.
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  • Donald  L. Wagner, 80, of Hannibal, Missouri, died at 11:07 a.m. Sunday, October 20, 2013.
    Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, October 28, 2013, at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal. Dallas Lusk will officiate. Burial with full military honors by Emmette J. Shields American Legion Post No. 55 will be at Grand View Burial Park.
    Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, October 27, 2013 at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
    Mr. Wagner was born June 23, 1933, in Hannibal, Mo., to Pete Wagner and Emma Wagner Black.
    He was married to Nona S. Sherman on November 9, 1953, in Hannibal, Mo. She preceded him in death June 3, 2013.
    Survivors include seven children, Deanna Gaulden, John Wagner (Patty),  Marla Welch, Pam Lusk (Mike), Emma Wagner, Steve Wagner and Tony Wagner; 21 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Betty Withrow and Jean Jackson; one son-in-law, Lonnie Gaulden; and one daughter-in-law, Lori Wagner.
    Mr. Wagner was a United States Air Force veteran, having served during the Korean Conflict. He previously worked at Tom Boland Ford and retired from DURA Automotive working in the maintenance department. He enjoyed woodworking, gardening and flowers. Mr. Wagner attended Prince Avenue Baptist Church.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice, in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
    Pallbearers will be Benny Mullis, Jamie Mullis, Corey Welch, Dallas Lusk, Matthew Wagner, Jackson Wagner, Ashley Dodson, and Drake Wagner, Ashton Wagner and Zack Dodson.
    Online condolences may be made at www.jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com.