Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon
H. Wagner Dies At North Bend
Howard L. Wagner, a native of Wallowa County, passed away at North Bend, Oregon on Monday, March 12, 1951 following a heart attack.
Howard Leslie Wagner, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Wagner, was born at Enterprise June 6, 1905. He attended the Enterprise schools, graduating from high school with the class of 1925. He was married to Miss Grace Jacobs, of Imnaha September 10, 1934. To this union was born a son, David Lee, who died in infancy, and a daughter, Yvonne.
He had been engaged as a longshoreman for the past eight years at Astoria and North Bend, Oregon.
In addition to his wife and daughter, he is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. George Wagner, of Enterprise; three sisters, Mrs. Edward Quinn (Gladys), of Enterprise; Mrs. E.H. Ollis (Mabel), of Lostine and Mrs. Frank Green (Jessie), of Irrigon, Oregon; and three brothers, Fred, Harry and David, all of Enterprise.
Funeral services were from the Booth-Bollman Chapel Tuesday afternoon, March 20, at 2 o’clock with Rev. Lyle J. Haines, pastor of the Christian Church officiating.
Source: Wallowa County Chieftain, March 22, 1951, Front Page
Contributed by: Sue Wells