LAWRENCEVILLE, Illinois — Pearl M. Wagner, age 99, of Lawrenceville, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021, at BridgePointe Health Campus in Vincennes, Indiana.

She was born on Dec. 18, 1921, in Knox County, Indiana, the daughter of Guy and Yodus (Coleman) Theriac.

She married Ogle Wagner on Feb. 21, 1940, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 20, 1991.

Pearl worked various jobs over the years, including cleaning services and at a casket factory. Her memberships included the Billett United Methodist Church and Allison Prairie Home Extension. She enjoyed canning, doing yard work, playing cards, and listening to country and western music.

She worked hard to provide for her family, and her family will remember her for being loving, kind, and generous.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband; four brothers; two sisters; one son, Danny Ray Wagner; one daughter, Irma Pauline Kelley; and one grandson, David Kelley.

Survivors include one daughter, Mary Jane Kocher and husband, Norman, of Lawrenceville; two brothers, Charlie Theriac of Lawton, Oklahoma, and Andy

Theriac and wife, Ruth, of Coffeen; three sisters, Barbara McCrary, Cindy Theriac, and Norma Theriac all of Vincennes; one brother-in-law, Don

Wagner of Lawrenceville; five grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild.

Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. CDT on Monday at the Lawrenceville City Cemetery.

There will be no public visitation.

Emmons-Macey and Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville is in charge of the arrangements.

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