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Verna Ruth Wagner, 80 of Cape May, New Jersey passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2020. She was born in Wildwood, New Jersey and was a part time resident of Kissimmee, Florida. Verna was a homemaker and a Methodist by faith.Verna is survived by her husband Joseph F. Wagner, sons: Thomas Wagner of Cape May, New Jersey, Michael Wagner of Cape May, New Jersey; daughter: Kathleen Tsakiris of Havertown, Pennsylvania; brothers: Charles "Sonny" Dodson of Killleen, Texas, Joe Smith of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Wayne Smith of Vineland, New Jersey, Donald Smith of Deptford, New Jersey; 3 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.Services are private with burial at the Cold Spring Cemetery. Contributions in her memory can be made to Make a Wish NJ, Samuel and Josephine Plumeri Wishing Place, 1347 Perrineville Road, Monroe Twp. NJ 08831.Condolences willbe received atwww.EvoyFuneralHome.com

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