Martha Wagler

Martha Wagler, 98, of Loogootee passed away at 9:10 p.m Friday, March 31, 2017 at her residence.





She was born April 29, 1918 in Daviess County, Indiana to the late Noah and Rebecca (Lengacher) Graber.

Martha was a member of the Berea Mennonite Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband Fred D. Wagler in 1985, her parents Noah and Rebecca Graber, a grandson, a great- grandson, a daughter – in – law, a son- in- law, ; siblings Nick, Bill, Joe, Simon, Anna, Fannie, Mary, and Rebecca.

Martha is survived by her children, Ervin Wagler (Mary) of Plainville, IN, Clara Yoder (Alva) of Elnora, IN, Fannie Knepp, J. Elmer Wagler (Sylvia), Laura Swartzentruber (Don), Fred Wagler (Rita), Rudy Wagler, and Jeannie Guinn (Mike) all of Loogootee, IN; 22 grandchildren, 9 step grandchildren, 56 great- grandchildren, and 3 step- great- great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 10:00 a.m at Berea Mennonite Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be 12:00 p.m til 8:00 p.m on Monday April 3, 2017, and Tuesday morning from 9:00 a.m until time of service at Berea Mennonite Church. Condolences may be made online at

Arrangements were provided by Blake and Wagler Funeral Home in Montgomery.