|Birth: ||May 6, 1928|
|Death: ||Jun. 14, 2011|
San Diego County
PEORIA, IL - Charles Edsel Wagaman, 83, formerly of Peoria, passed away peacefully on June 14, 2011. Charles moved to San Diego, Calif., in 2007.
He was born May 6, 1928, in Bogard, Mo., to Clarence Edgar Wagaman and Lena Lenora Youmans Wagaman. He married [living] on June 30, 1957, in Aurora, Mo.
She survives, along with two children, [living] and [living], both of San Diego, Calif.; and a brother, [living] of Harrisonville, Mo.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Marguerite Trabon.
Charles was a University of Missouri graduate who served as a communications officer in the Air Force during the Korean War before moving to Peoria in 1955.
He worked 33 years as a supervising engineer at Caterpillar Inc.
He was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Peoria for 50 years and a member of the Society of Automotive Engineers, the Masons and the Peoria County Genealogy Society.
He did volunteer work for S.C.O.R.E, Wildlife Prairie State Park and other groups.
He was a loving husband and father who will be dearly missed.
Graveside services and burial will take place at Miramar National Cemetery in San Diego, CA.
Published in the Peoria Journal Star on June 19, 2011
Clarence Edgar Wagaman (1884 - 1938)
Lena Lenora Youmans Wagaman (1895 - 1944)
Marguerite Eloise Wagaman Trabon (1919 - 2000)*
Londel Leroy Wagaman (1920 - 1920)*
Charles Edsel Wagaman (1928 - 2011)
US AIR FORCE
Miramar National Cemetery
San Diego County
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Originally Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Jun 27, 2011
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