Kathleen A. Wagner
Kathleen A. Wagner, 60, of Springfield died at 11:50 p.m. on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born November 13, 1952 in Peoria, IL to Wayne and Dorothy J. (Leroy) Peterson. Her mother preceded her in death. She married Robert E. Wagner July 22, 1972.
Her survivors include her husband, two daughters, Elizabeth (Kelsey) Wagner and Alison R. Wagner, both of Springfield; one sister, Billie (Dennis) Lehman and one brother, Steve (Jane) Peterson.
Kathleen was retired from School District 186 where she was a Supervisor of Special Education programs for middle and high school students. She formerly taught at Washington Middle School; Springfield High School; Virden; Chatham; Lexington, Kentucky and Boston, Massachusetts. She served as choreographer for the Springfield Muni; Springfield Theatre Center; Springfield and Glenwood High Schools and the Menard County Singers. She was a Girl Scout leader for many years.
Memorial Gathering: 3-5 pm, Friday, November 8, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home.
Memorial Service: 5 pm, Friday, November 8, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home with Chaplin John Nelson Officiating.
Burial will be at Oak Ridge Cemetery.