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Tod E. Wagner

December 15, 2017

Todathon E Wagner, age 69, of Norwalk, passed away Friday morning, December 15, 2017 due to injuries sustained in an auto accident.

He was born August 18, 1948 in Norwalk and was a 1966 graduate of St. Paul High School. He served in the US Navy during Vietnam and returned to serve as a police officer with the Norwalk Police Department until 1986. He then taught at the Police Academy at Owens Technical College. He then worked at Carl Kenny Chevrolet and Monroeville Marine and began working seven years ago as Lead Station Agent assigned to operations at American Airlines “Envoy” at Cleveland Hopkins Airport. He was an avid pilot, hunter, fisherman, boater and enjoyed outdoor sports, especially riding his Harley Davidson Motorcycle.

He is survived by his wife, Deborah Lake-Wagner of Norwalk, to whom he married in 2004; children, Tod Wagner of Norwalk, Gwendolyn Taylor of Colorado, Kelly (Kam) Kuhl of Milan and Ryan (Lyssa) Ward of Eugene, Oregon; grandchildren, Lincoln and Ingrid Taylor and Madison, Jake, Ward and Collum Kuhl. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Wagner.

A Celebration of Life service will be held Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 4:30 P.M. at the Norwalk Baptist Church, 3319 Halfway Road, Norwalk, where military and police honors will be conducted and Pastor Rich Forman will officiate. A reception will follow until 8:00 P.M. in the church fellowship hall.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the Norwalk Baptist Church c/o Food Pantry, 2084 US Route 20 W, Norwalk, OH 44857. Arrangements entrusted to the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk.

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Todathon E Wagner, age 69, of Norwalk, passed away Friday morning, December 15, 2017 due to injuries sustained in an auto accident.

He was born August 18, 1948 in Norwalk and was a 1966 graduate of St. Paul High School. He served in the US Navy during Vietnam and returned to serve as a police officer with the Norwalk Police Department until 1986. He then taught at the Police Academy at Owens Technical College. He then worked at Carl Kenny Chevrolet and Monroeville Marine and began working seven years ago as Lead Station Agent assigned to operations at American Airlines “Envoy” at Cleveland Hopkins Airport. He was an avid pilot, hunter, fisherman, boater and enjoyed outdoor sports, especially riding his Harley Davidson Motorcycle.

He is survived by his wife, Deborah Lake-Wagner of Norwalk, to whom he married in 2004; children, Tod Wagner of Norwalk, Gwendolyn Taylor of Colorado, Kelly (Kam) Kuhl of Milan and Ryan (Lyssa) Ward of Eugene, Oregon; grandchildren, Lincoln and Ingrid Taylor and Madison, Jake, Ward and Collum Kuhl. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Wagner.

A Celebration of Life service will be held Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 4:30 P.M. at the Norwalk Baptist Church, 3319 Halfway Road, Norwalk, where military and police honors will be conducted and Pastor Rich Forman will officiate. A reception will follow until 8:00 P.M. in the church fellowship hall.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the Norwalk Baptist Church c/o Food Pantry, 2084 US Route 20 W, Norwalk, OH 44857. Arrangements entrusted to the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk.

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Bev Ganni

Willard, OH
January 15, 2018

Deb. I was here because of my brother in law’s passing and read about Tod... i am truly sorry for your loss. I have been in California gor a couple years helping with my grandchildren. Please know you are in my tjoughts and prayers. God bless. Bev

Shelli Boes Perchinske

Wooster, OH, United States
December 22, 2017

Gwen and family: I am so sorry for your loss. Tod was a great man who I had a lot of respect for. I am praying for you all.

Steve & Cindy Southard

Springfield, OH, USA
December 21, 2017

Our time is to short in a lifetime, a great guy and family man, you will truly be missed Tod, Rest In Peace

Edward A. Bala

SEVEN HIILS, OH, United States
December 19, 2017

Rest in peace in Gods love my friend . Thanks for listening.

Carolyn Ward

Norwalk, OH, USA
December 18, 2017

What fun we had growing up. You were always my little brother. Rest in peace, my friend..

Pat Clark Kelley

Norwalk, OH, USA
December 17, 2017

Adios my friend.
Fly high.
The sky is the limit.