May 1, 1935 – Oct. 19, 2013
KNOX — Goldie Wagers, 78, of Knox, passed away Oct. 19, 2013 at her home.
Goldie was born May 1, 1935 in Jackson, Ky. to Granville and Evaline (Spencer) Fugate. She was married to Adam Wagers on July 26, 1952 in Knox. He preceded her in death Feb. 23, 2013.
Goldie lived a very busy and productive life raising nine children. Her favorite passion was her faith and loving her Lord Jesus Christ. She loved canning, quilting, and gardening. Everyone looked forward to her warm baked gingerbread.
She was employed part-time as a nurse’s aid and housekeeper at Pilgrim Manor, Parkview Hospital, and Kingston Nursing Home in Plymouth until her retirement.
Goldie will be greatly missed by her sons: Lonnie (Janet) Wagers of Knox, Russell (Jo) Wagers of Argos, Adam (Barb) Wagers Jr. of Plymouth, Stephen (Lisa) Wagers of Knox, Martin Wagers of Indianapolis, Ambrose Troy (Jenny) Wagers of Plymouth and Timothy Wagers of Plymouth; daughter Lillie Mae (Paul) Ditlinger of South Bend; 21 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband of 61 years Adam Wagers; son Robert Wagers, several brothers and sisters, granddaughter Penny, and great-grandson Travis.
A time of visitation with the family will be held at the Odom Funeral Home, Culver, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013. Irvin Bradley will officiate funeral services at the funeral home at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Argos.
Memorials may be given to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Condolences may be sent to the family via the obituary page at www.odomfuneralhome.com.
The Odom Funeral Home, Culver, is in charge of arrangements.