Bruce Ellis Wagner, age 55, of Grand Rapids, MN, died Thursday October 31, 2013 at Kylar-Glen in Grand Rapids. He was born in 1958 to Ivan and Janine Wagner in Grand Rapids, MN. He was member and past president of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, wrestling enthusiast, sports booster, enjoyed fishing, fantasy football, bowling, and golf. Bruce’s sweet and infectious smile, kind, loving, and generous heart made him a fantastic friend and brother and an extremely dedicated son. Bruce’s enthusiasm and dedication to his banking community was beyond comparison.
Preceding him in death was his father, Ivan; and brother, Hugh.
Bruce is survived by his mother, Janine Wagner; sister, Gayle (Gregory) Wagner Carlson of Wasilla, AK; brothers, Jeffrey (Michele) of Centennial, CO, and Scott (Ronda) of Hibbing, MN; sister-in-law, Cynthia Moon; nieces and nephews, Nicole, Megan, Corilyn, Jesse, Wyatt, Elizabeth, and Spenser.
Visitation will be Monday, November 4th from 10:00 am until the 11:00 am memorial service at the United Methodist Church in Grand Rapids, MN. Rev. Al Bolte and Rev. Marva Jean Hutchens will officiate. Burial will be in Itasca-Calvary Cemetery in Grand Rapids, MN.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Kylar-Glen at 700 SW 14th Ave, Grand Rapids, MN 55744.
Arrangements are by Rowe Funeral Home & Crematory, Grand Rapids, Minnesota. To sign the online guestbook or send condolences visit www.rowefuneralhomeandcrematory.com.