Service


Date:

March 23, 2019

Start Time:

11:00am

Location:

Peace Lutheran Church

Address:

5615 SW 14th St. Des Moines, IA

Visitation


Date:

March 23, 2019

Start Time:

10:00-11:00am

Location:

Peace Lutheran Church

Address:

5615 SW 14th St. Des Moines, IA

Harlan Wagner

Harlan Wagner, 88, of Des Moines, Iowa, died Monday, March 18, 2019 at Kavanagh House in Des Moines.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Peace Lutheran Church in Des Moines, with visitation at 10 a.m. prior to the service. Brooks South Town Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Harlan was born November 21, 1930, in Merrick County Nebraska to Alfred and Esther
(Trampe) Wagner. He graduated from St. Paul High school in St. Paul Nebraska in 1949. He worked on the family farm for two years, prior to joining the army in 1952, where he served in Korea. He then worked for United Airlines until his retirement in 1991.

Harlan was united in marriage to Claudette Milani on September 15, 1978 at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Des Moines.

Harlan was preceded in death by his two sisters, Donna Oakeson and Rosalyn Bartlett, both from St. Paul Nebraska.

Survivors include his wife, Claudette, his brother-in-law Frank Milani of Madrid, Iowa, and nine nieces and nephews.

Harlan enjoyed traveling, gardening, volunteering at his church, and sports, especially Nebraska football.

Memorials are suggested to Peace Lutheran Church of Des Moines.

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