Honoring Tradition.
Celebrating Life.

Marian Wagner

July 27, 2021
Grand Rapids, MI


Celebration of Life

Saturday, July 31, 2021
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Heritage Life Story Funeral Homes
Alt & Shawmut Hills Chapel
2120 Lake Michigan Dr., N.W.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 453-8263
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At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Alzheimer’s Association, West Michigan Offices
4081 Cascade Rd. SE, Suite 400
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(616) 459-4558
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Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Ball Park Floral
8 Valley Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 459-3409
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Life Story / Obituary


Marian Charlotte Wagner [Broder], 92, of Walker, passed away peacefully on July 27, 2021.

She was born in 1929, the daughter of the late Stanley and Gladys Broder.

Marian is preceded in death by her loving husband of 65 years, Bruce Wagner.

Marian will be fondly remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and beloved “GG.” She is survived by her children: Gary Wagner, Gail Myrhorodsky, Greg Wagner, and Kevin Wagner; 10 Grandchildren, and 15 Great-Grandchildren.

Marian was a lifelong resident of Grand Rapids, MI. Mutual friends introduced her to the love of her life, Bruce, at South High School in 1947 whom she married in 1948 at Klaise Chapel. She was a faithful homemaker and later pursued a fruitful career in banking until she retired from NBD bank after 2 decades of service.

Visitation and funeral will be at 10:30 am on Saturday, July 31 at Heritage Life Story Funeral Home (2120 Lake Michigan Dr., NW., Grand Rapids, MI 49504). A private burial will be held following the funeral.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Michigan Chapter, (4081 Cascade Rd. SE, Suite 400, Grand Rapids, MI 49546), www.alz.org in lieu of flowers.

Please visit www.heritagelifestory.com to archive a memory, photo, or sign the guestbook online.