Charles G. Wagner Jr.

East Alton | Tuesday, July 10 2012

Charles G. Wagner Jr., 60, passed away at 2:28pm on Tuesday, July 10, 2012, at his residence. He was born on July 10, 1952, in Springfield, Illinois the son of the late Charles and Carol (Aldridge) Wagner Sr. and Marlyn J. Reeve of Alton. Survivors include his fiance: Valerie Foiles of Alton, two daughters and sons in law: Kristina and Richard Pender of West Alton, Missouri, Nikole and Todd Salzman of Brighton, Illinois, one son and daughter in law: B. Chad and Heather Wagner of O'Fallon, Missouri, eight grandchildren: Shelby, Jacob, Michael, Joshua, Jillian, Brady, Katlynn, Trever, two sisters and brothers in law: Jeanne and Perry Weber of Moro, Illinois, Janet and Bill Rivera of California, one brother and sister in law: Rick and Jackie Wagner of Godfrey.

He was formerly employed at Olin Brass as an electrical engineer for 32 years prior to his retirement in 2008. He was a member of S.P.A.T., Bubblemasters Underwater Rescue in Granite City, and he enjoyed woodworking.

In accordance with his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded. In celebration of his life, memorial visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Friday, July 13, 2012 at Pitchford Funeral Home in Wood River.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Backstoppers or the American Cancer Society, Relay for Life Riverbend.

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