She was born in Odessa December 3, 1920, the daughter of Alfred and Trella Wagner.
She had one brother, Roscoe (Ross) Wagner.
She graduated from Odessa High School in 1939.
After graduation she attended beauty school in Spokane, then returned to Odessa, where she remained for the rest of her life.
She married Art Grening and the two were active in trapshooting and enjoyed traveling.
She was a member of Heritage Church and a longtime member of the Women’s VFW Auxiliary.
She is survived by cousins Donna (Frank) Kittilson of Seattle and Harley Frank (and wife Brigitte) of Spokane and by nephews Robert Wagner (and wife Christine) and Mark Wagner, all of Spokane.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Ross Wagner and husband Art Grening.
A Celebration of Life memorial service will be held on Friday, April 12, 20012 at 2 p.m at Heritage Church in Odessa with Pastor Tim Hauge, officiating.
Inurnment will be held at the Odessa Cemetery, Odessa, WA.
Please sign our online guest book at www.stratefuneralhome.com.
Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.
STRATE FUNERAL HOME of DAVENPORT is caring for the family.
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