Lisa J. Wagner

ORANGE — A celebration of life was held on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015, at the Erving Congregational Church for Lisa Jean Wagner, 48, of Jones Cemetery Road, who died at Heywood Hospital in Gardner on Nov. 6.

The Rev. Victor Miller officiated. Interment was private.

Witty’s Funeral Home, 158 South Main St., Orange, was honored with directing the arrangements.

ORANGE — Lisa Jean Wagner, 48, of Jones Cemetery Road, died late Friday evening, Nov. 6, 2015, at Heywood Hospital in Gardner.

Born on Dec. 4, 1966, she was a daughter of Nathaniel and Phyllis (Darrow) Wagner.

Lisa had attended school at Dexter Park in Orange, and later went to the CAPS program in Gardner. She was also involved with GAAMHA and Life Skills in Greenfield.

She enjoyed time with people, watching TV, especially cartoons, music, dancing, singing, baking and simply watching the fish in the aquarium. Lisa also loved noisy and bright objects like Christmas lights.

Lisa will be sadly missed by her family and friends, but have comfort knowing she has joined her sister, Gail, in Heaven.

Survivors include her siblings, Bruce Burritt of Louisiana, Leslie Lewis of South Carolina, Wayne Wagner of Orange, Tracy Gaudet of Orange, Natalie Rawinski of Orange, and Randy Wagner of Athol; and numerous friends, including Al Hebert and Jeannette Robichaud of Athol.

Besides her parents, Lisa was predeceased by a sister, Gail Burritt, on Sept. 22, 2015.

There are no calling hours.

A Celebration of Lisa’s life will be held on Nov. 21, at 11 a.m., at the Erving Congregational Church, East Main Street (Route 2), Erving, with Rev. Victor Miller officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to Witty’s Funeral Home. In the memo, write Community Fund, 158 South Main St., Orange, MA 01364.

Witty’s Funeral Home, 158 South Main St., Orange, is directing the arrangements.

You may offer your sympathy or find directions online at

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