Visitation: Saturday, January 18, 2020, 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M., Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 24116 Marian Avenue, Glenwood, Iowa.
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, January 18, 2020, 10:30 A.M., Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 24116 Marian Avenue, Glenwood, Iowa.
George Henry Wragge, Jr. was born September 18, 1935 in Omaha, Nebraska to George Henry Wragge, Sr. and Irma (Karnik) Wragge. He passed away January 13, 2020 in Council Bluffs, Iowa. George graduated from Clarkson, Nebraska Public Schools and attended Wayne State Teacher’s College. He also attended Creighton University and University of Omaha. He taught school prior to joining the United States Navy. Following his honorable discharge, George was employed with Northwestern Bell from March 16, 1964 until his retirement May 12, 2001. He specialized working on backup generators as a central office technician for Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota.
George was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church. He had a love for animals, especially cats. You could find him tinkering on his machines at his home in the country.
Preceding George in passing were his parents. Survivors include his son Ian Wragge, granddaughter Emily Wragge both of Glenwood, Iowa; former wife Janet Wragge of Omaha, NE; extended relatives and friends.
Interment, Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, Iowa.
A memorial fund has been established.