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Chris "Wayne" Wagner, age 89, passed away at his home with his family by his side, on Monday, March 25, 2019. 


He was born on August 17, 1929 to the late Chris W. & Gertrude (James) Wagner.


Chris was a longtime resident of the Sheridan area.  He worked for Wycoff Construction for 31 years, retiring in 1991.


He loved to spend time with his family, buy and sell at Trufant Flea Market.  He had knowledge of many things and loved to tinker. 


Chris is preceded in death by his parents; two sisters; and two brothers.  He is survived by his wife, Shirley of 69 years; three sons, Kenneth (Karen) Wagner, David (Sarah) Wagner and Tim (Traci) Wagner;  three wonderful grandsons, Tony (Angie) Wagner of IN, David C. Wagner and John Wagner of Sheridan, MI; three step-grandchildren; one great-granddaughter, Brittany; two sisters, Opal Thayer and Ella Alexander, both of Sheridan;  two brothers, Delmar (Betty) Wagner of Dimondale, MI and Richard (Pearl) Wagner of Grand Ledge.


honoring his wishes, cremation will take place and graveside services will be held at Fairplain's Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Michigan.  To send a message of sympathy to the family, sign Chris' online guest book, or to share a favorite memory, please visit:


Arrangements were entrusted to Christiansen Cremation & Funeral Care, Greenville.


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  1. Kevin Springsteen on March 29, 2019 at 12:00 am

    The old Wyckoff Construction crew is little more than memories now.-á Our dad’s spent an awful lot of time together, as did one each of their sons.-á Bless you all.

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