Robert B. Wagner

November 19, 1944 ~ February 19, 2019 (age 74)


Robert B. Wagner Jr., 74, of Buffalo Mills, died February 19, 2019 at UPMC Altoona. Born November 19, 1944, in Philadelphia, he is the son of the late Mary (Dougherty) Wagner. Also preceded in death by a brother Michael.  Brother of John Wagner and Mary Ann Boos both of Philadelphia. Besides his brother and sister, he is survived by his wife, Gaylene (Yachere) Wagner and his daughters and sons-in-law: Joan Wolf and Pete Yachere of Defiance, PA, Maureen and Will Cristy of Newport News, VA and Carol and Randy Yost of Angier, NC. Grandchildren: Michael, Jenny and Jake, Robby, Darby, Billy, Matthew, Dominick, Zachary and Kolby. Great grandchildren: Lilly, Michael Jr. and Declan.  Robert was a member of the VFW, Cooties and the FOP Philadelphia Lodge # 5. From 1962 - 1965 Robert served in the US Navy  stationed on the USS Enterprise, USS Wasp and USS Intrepid. Friends will be  received from 4-8 pm Friday in the Robert H. Halverson Funeral Home where a service will be held Saturday at 11 am with Reverend Fred Howsare officiating. Interment in Jenner Crossroad Cemetery.  Condolences may be made at

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February 22, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Halverson Funeral Home
476 West Main Street
Somerset, PA 15501

Funeral Service
February 23, 2019

11:00 AM
Halverson Funeral Home
476 West Main Street
Somerset, PA 15501

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