Gloria Jean Wagner passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life of 72 years at 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 6, 2019, at Lake Ridge Chapel.
Gloria Jean Wagner was born on April 4, 1946 to John and Mildred Bessert Dresden in Appleton, WI. After graduating high school, she moved to Los Angeles and married Robert Wagner. In 1979 she moved to Lubbock. Gloria worked as preschool teacher, nursery administrator and a stay at home mom. She loved her grandchildren and enjoyed watching them participate in their athletic activities.
Survivors include her daughter, Robin Wagner and friend Joe; grandchildren, Kalista Ortiz, Diego Ortiz, and Ava Herrera; brother, Jon Dresden and wife, Shirley; and nephews, Michael, Thomas, and Peter Dresden.
She was preceded in death by her parents John Bernard and Mildred Dresden.