Rita H. Knochelman Wagner, 90, of Park Hills, passed away Wednesday January 3, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Health Care in Edgewood.
She was a member of St. Agnes Church and was a homemaker. Rita enjoyed reading and was devoted in praying the rosary.
She was preceded in death by parents, Joseph C. and Margaret Harlow Knochelman.
Survivors include her husband of 67 ½ years, John E. (Jack) Wagner; sons, John A. (Janice) Wagner of Cincinnati, Stephen J. (Vickie) Wagner of Naples, Florida and Gary R. (Cheryl) Wagner of Cincinnati; grandchildren, Katie Wagner, John J. Wagner and Rachael Blackburn; two great grandchildren; and sisters, Ruth Kidwell, Alma Fricke, Louise Vogelpohl and Rosemary Fischer.
Mass of Christian Burial is at 11:30 a.m. Monday, January 8, 2018 at St. Agnes Church, Fort Wright, with a visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. Monday at the church. IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE MASS, THERE WILL BE A RECEPTION IN THE CHURCH UNDERCROFT UNTIL 1:30 P.M. AT WHICH TIME THE FAMILY WILL PROCEED TO THE CEMETERY. Entombment at St. Stephen Cemetery, Fort Thomas. Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Covington is serving the family.
Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Agnes Church, 1680 Dixie Hwy. Ft. Wright, KY 41011 or to the Sisters of Notre Dame, 1601 Dixie Hwy. Park Hills, KY 41011.