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🇺🇸 Paul W. Wagner, Jr., 73 – US Marine Corps Veteran

Paul W. Wagner, Jr., 73, of Bridge St., Tremont, passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at home.

Born on February 3, 1947 in Allentown, he was a son of Paul Sr. and Grace Moyer Wagner.

He was a graduate of Emmaus High School and attended Business School. He also graduated at the top of his class from paramedic school.

He was a Marine Corp. veteran having served in Vietnam.

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Paul was a CNA at the Lebanon VA Hospital. He was a member of the Tremont Area Ambulance Association since 1979, Mine Rescue and taught mine safety classes for the state. He was an avid hunter and loved the outdoors and nature.

Preceding him in death were a son Jason Wagner and a daughter, Kristan Wagner.

Surviving are his wife of 44 years, Sandra Bentzel Wagner; a son Kevin and wife Tammy Wagner of Minersville; three daughters, Kathy and husband Todd Yarnell of Lancaster, Jill Wagner of Dallas, TX, Shannon and husband Andrew Zepnikowski of Valley View; 7 grandchildren, Jessica and husband Justin Lyons, Alyssa and husband Jason Mallick, Jonathan and wife Caitlin Lyons, Cody Wagner, Savannah Wagner, Thomas Zepnikowski and Parker Wagner; 4 great grandchildren, Wyatt Lyons, Brendon Lyons, Jameson Lyons and Morgan Lyons.

Graveside Services and interment will be held on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at the First United Methodist Cemetery, Church St., Tremont, with Chaplain Mercedes Case officiating. There will be a viewing on Friday, September 25, 2020 from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to the Tremont Area Ambulance Association, 49 North St., Tremont, Pa. 17981 in his memory.

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You may send condolences to the family online at www.hlsnyderfuneralhome.com.

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