Lois Wagener

Lois A. Wagener, 92, of Storm Lake passed away peacefully Nov. 4, 2017 at Methodist Manor Retirement Community in Storm Lake.

There will be no services per Lois’ request.

Lois A. Bish was born July 11, 1925 in Newell, the daughter of Eldon and Dorothy (Hansen) Bish.

She graduated from Newell High School, where she later worked as a secretary.

On Dec. 10, 1944, Lois was united in marriage to Everett M. Wagener in Newell. They were blessed with four children: Randy, Rebecca, Deborah and Timothy.

Lois was a member of Harmonettes singing group and Heartlanders Country Western dance group and active as a church organist.

Lois was an excellent cook. She will be remembered as a loving and devoted wife, mother, sister and friend.

She was a devout animal lover and her compassion was passed along to others.

Those left to cherish her memory include her children: Becky (Melvin) Brunk of Dickinson, N.D.; Deb (Ron Hamilton) Wagener of Storm Lake; Tim Wagener of Storm Lake; nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Lois was preceded in death by her parents; husband Everett in 1985; son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Julie Wagener; sisters, Evelyn Anderson and Wanda Daniels.