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Harding Funeral Home
Monday April 15th, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am

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Harding Funeral Home
Monday April 15th, 2019

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Shirley Wagner

Shirley L. Wagner, 77, of Lehighton, formerly of Slatington, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2019 at St. Luke’s, Lehighton Campus.  She was the wife of the late William B. Wagner, who passed away in 2009.  Born on January 6, 1942 in Northampton, she was the daughter of the late Elwood and Lorraine G. F. (Wentz) Roth.   Shirley was employed by various mills in the Lehigh & Carbon Counties as a sewing machine operator. She was a volunteer for many years at the Northern Lehigh Bulldog Stadium refreshment stand and was an avid follower of Northern Lehigh Bulldog sports.   Shirley was a member of Good Shepherd UCC, Slatington, where she previously served as church deacon and elder, and was also a member of the ILGWU.
She is survived by daughters: Cindy L.  and husband Daniel R. Evans, III of Walnutport, Susy L. and husband Guy S. Seifert of Palmerton; Grandchildren: Matthew & Jacob Evans, Zachary & Cpl. Colton Seifert; Sister: Patricia O’Keefe of Valrico, FL; Nephew: Roger Teada of Pen Argyl.
A funeral service will be held at 11 A.M. on Monday, April 15, 2019 at Harding Funeral Home, 25-27 N. Second St, Slatington PA.  A calling hour will be from 10 to 11 A.M. A Private interment will be held at Slatedale Cemetery, Slatedale
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to either Northern Lehigh Stadium Refreshment Stand or the American Heart Association, both c/o the funeral home.

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Cindy, Susie snd Family,I am so sorry to just read of your Mom’s passing. Hold all your dear memories close, they will help ease the pain in the future. You are all in my thoughts snd prayers. Michele (Seiler) Smith

Michele Smith May 2 2019 12:00 AM

Dear Cindy and Susy and family,Your mom was truly one of a kind - always quick to lend a helping hand such a great supporter of our close/knit community especially all Bulldog sports. Your mom was so sweet to my father/in/law at The Villages in Palmerton. She will be greatly missed by all. May she Rest In Peace.

Renee Evans Apr 15 2019 12:00 AM

Our condolences to the family. Love The Corcorans

Apr 14 2019 12:00 AM

Our Deepest Sympathy to you and your Family. Galen and Peggy Edris

Apr 13 2019 12:00 AM

Shirley, you will be so missed. You were a great friend and I’ll never forget you. Shopping for clothes will never be the same. My deepest sympathy to your daughters and their families. Rest easy Shirley. Love you.

Mariann Hartman Apr 13 2019 12:00 AM

One Classy lady in our small town that will forever be remembered in my heart Fly high my friend Thoughts and prayers are with the family God Bless

Nancy J DeFrain Apr 12 2019 12:00 AM

Many prayers for all of you. Shirley was such an amazing woman!

Patti Hutchinson Apr 12 2019 12:00 AM

Shirley, you will be missed by many. Always loved the way you supported the kids of Northern Lehigh. No matter what the sport! Rest in peace

Amanda Rarick Apr 12 2019 12:00 AM

Cindy and Susie it is a sad time and so many memories  to hold on to. Mom is in a safer place now and she will always be near us all, that she had so  much LOVE for. May you all know that you are in our thoughts and prayers at this present time and always.

Jeannette and Warren Henritzy Apr 12 2019 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathies. Prayers for all.

Kevin hadinger Apr 12 2019 12:00 AM

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