Gertrude Wagner, 95, was born on January 9, 1920 in Hico, TX to Louis and Ida Ford and passed away March 27, 2015 in Houston, TX. Mrs. Wagner loved being a housewife, as her son started to get older she decide to join the workforce she has worked for the clothes cleaners, was a bank teller and a hostess for Boardman’s Restaurant. At age 65, she than began to work at the Walgreens on Broadway and Belfort for 29 yrs., and retired at 95 yrs old. She attended Southwest Community Church and enjoyed teaching adult women at the church. Altogether she taught, Good News Clubs and Sunday school for 62 yrs.
Mrs. Wagner is preceded in death by her husband Henry Samuel Wagner and her parents.
She is survived by her son David Wagner and wife Linda; grandchildren: Keitha Price and husband Doug, Matt Wagner and wife Leslie and Elizabeth Adams and husband Bryan; grandchildren: Savannah, Peyton, Sonti, Delaney, Luke and Will.
A vistation will be held on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from 5-8 pm at Crowder Funeral Home in Pearland. There will be a graveside at Forest Park East Westheimer, 12800 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77077.
In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to: Southway Community Church, Southway.org or Camp Peniel, Camppeniel.org in Gertrude Wagner’s name.