Wilma Wages

Date of Birth: January 17, 1919  |   Date of Death: September 30, 2017   |   Service Date: 1:00 pm, Saturday, October 7, 2017. 

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Wilma Wages of San Marcos, TX and a longtime resident of Austin, TX passed away on September 30, 2017, at the age of 98.  She was born in Celina, TX to Ed Gray, Sr. and Minna Mary Gray on January 17, 1919.

She is preceded in death her husband, William Angus Wages, her parents and her two grandsons, Scott Long and Daniel Long.

She is survived by her daughter, Wilma Long  and her husband, Dr. Ken Long; granddaughter, Katherine Fitzgerald and husband, Brian, granddaughters, Ruth and Mirabelle Long and Scott’s spouse, Barbara Strickland. She is also survived by  numerous nieces and nephews, Mary Ann Gray, Richard Gray, Christine, Katy and Noah Andrews and Sarah and David Gama, Abi, Sammy and Lillie Gama and Emily, Sean, Brandon and Jason McClean.

Family will receive friends at Westover Baptist Church at 12:00 pm with services following at 1:00 pm, Saturday, October 7, 2017.  The Rev. Jeff Latham will officiate.  Interment will follow at 3:30 pm on Saturday, at Cook-Walden Capital Parks Cemetery in Pflugerville, TX.

Memorial contributions may be made to Salvation Army, Austin Area Command, 10711 Burnet, #231, Austin, TX 78758-4455.

Arrangements under the care and guidance of Pennington Funeral Home, 323 North Comanche, San Marcos, TX 78666, 512-353-4311. www.penningtonfuneralhome.com




2 Condolences

  • Rebecca Shively

    October 4th, 2017 on 3:49 pm

    I was saddened to here of Mrs. Wages’s passing. She always had a sweet disposition when I had the opportunity to see her.

  • Rebecca Galaviz

    October 10th, 2017 on 4:28 pm

    Please accept my sincere condolences over the loss of your loved one. The loss of a loved one is difficult. At such time we may not know what to say to bring comfort. God helps us through His word. May you find comfort and hope in God’s promise at John 5:28, 29


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