Anna Mae  Wagner
Anna Mae Wagner, Batesville, passed away Saturday, February 8, at St. Andrews Health Campus in Batesville, where she had been a resident for the past several years. She died two weeks before her 100th birthday.
One of two children, she was born Feb. 23, 1920, on a farm in between Napoleon and Lookout, Indiana, the daughter of John and Laura Burkhardt Niehaus.
On April 30, 1938, she was married to Virgil J. Wagner in Morris, Indiana, at St. Anthony Church. Mr. Wagner died on August 20, 1990. In addition to her parents and her husband of fifty-two years, she is also preceded in death by her brother Albert Niehaus.
Together they had four children, Eugene J. Wagner (Gayle) of Beech Grove, Indiana; Gary Wagner of Sheridan, Indiana; Darlene Wagner Jonas (Dave) of The Villages, Florida; and Debbie Wagner, a resident of St. Andrews Health Campus in Batesville, Indiana; 11 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
Ann and Virgil owned and operated Wagner's Repair Service and the Wagner's Trailer Court. In addition to their 26 years of devoted service to the community through their business, they were also involved with New Horizons Workshop, where their daughter attended for many years.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Louis Catholic Church on Saturday, February 22, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. with burial following in the church cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the New Horizons Workshop or the St. Andrews Health Campus Activity Fund and sent to Weigel Funeral Home (P.O. Box 36, Batesville, IN 47006) in care of the Wagner family. For online condolences, go to
Published on February 14, 2020


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Margie Bagosy
Feb 19, 2020
So very sorry for your loss. On any occasion I met with Anna she was such a warm and gracious individual. You were all blessed to have her and I celebrate our shared faith which promises that you will be reunited with her in the world to come.