Verna Wagner

February 19, 1923 — March 20, 2021

 Verna Wagner, age 98 of Litchfield died on Saturday, March 20, 2021. Burial was in Algona on Tuesday, March 30.

Verna Wagner, the daughter of George and Elsie (Stanek) Rezabek, was born on Feb. 19, 1923, near Britt. Following high school she moved to California and worked as a hair dresser. She moved back to Iowa and married John Wagner. They farmed together until John died in an accident in the fall of 1972. Verna then moved to Litchfield to be near her sister Della Finch. She enjoyed going for drives, playing bingo and cooking. Verna was a member of St. Philip’s Church. 

She is survived by nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Cecil and sister Della.

Expressions of sympathy during this time can be left on the condolences page available with the obituary on our website. We also encourage you to view the video tribute and/or webcast of the service that may be available.

Johnson-Hagglund Funeral Home, Litchfield, Minn. is in charge of services.


Kossuth County Advance

14 E. Nebraska St.

Algona, IA 50511  

Phone: (515) 295-3535

Fax: (515) 295-7217

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