Jane Wagner, age 64, of Leonidas, passed away Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at her home, after an extended illness.
Jane was born Dec. 31, 1947, in Battle Creek, a daughter of the late Harold C. and Iola (Stewart) Bower.
Jane had lived in Colon all her life, graduating from Colon High School with the class of 1966.
On June 14, 1968, she married Roger L. Wagner in Colon.
Jane was a homemaker and had owned and operated the Village Posey Shop in Colon. Jane was a member of Colon St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. She enjoyed her flowers, antiquing and refinishing antiques.
Surviving are her husband, Roger L. Wagner, of Leonidas; a son, Jason (Lisa) Wagner of Colon; a daughter, Missy (Dean) Mettler of Sturgis; six grandchildren, Haley, Colin and Austin Mettler and Trey, Rylan and Ella Sue Wagner; a brother, Richard (Elizabeth) Bower and sister-in-law, Mary Beth Bower of Colon; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Olivia Grace Mettler; and a brother, Dennie H. Bower.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 5-8 p.m. today, Nov. 26, 2012 at Schipper Funeral Home in Colon. A graveside funeral service and burial will take place at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at Lakeside Cemetery in Colon.
If desired, the family suggest memorials be made in memory of Jane to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Colon. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.