Obituary of Chester William Wagner
Chester William "Bill" Wagner, age 70, of Watkins Glen, NY died Sunday August 7, 2022 at the Guthrie Corning Hospital. Bill was born in Penn Yan, NY on January 22, 1952, the son of Chester H. and Sylvia J. (Clark) Wagner. Bill was a lifelong Dairy Farmer and a member of the Carpenter's Union. He was an avid hunter and trapper. Bill's favorite time was spent with family, especially with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years Mary (Donnelly) Wagner of Watkins Glen, NY; children, Kelly (Jeff) Houck and Nicole (Chad) Keefer of Bradford, NY, Kristen (Spencer) Wagner and Patricia Briscoe of Dundee, NY and William Wagner of Tyrone, NY, 16 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; sisters, Bonnie Bagley, Carol Galpeer and Debbie (Steve) Bailey and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, his brother Ed Wagner and nephew David Konopski.
Memorial donations in his name may be made to the Tyrone Volunteer Fire Department, 3600 NY-226, Tyrone, NY 14887.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of his life on Sunday, August 14, 2022 at the Lost and Found in Tyrone, NY.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Chester Wagner, please visit Tribute Store