In Memory of Neil F. Gagner
Neil Frederick “Neil Jr” Gagner, 72, of Rice Lake died, June 19, 2022, at Lotts Landing camping with his family.
He was born October 27, 1949, in Rice Lake, WI to Neil Peter and Donna Evergreen (Strangeway) Gagner.
Neil graduated from high school in 1968. He was married on February 22, 1969, to the love of his life, Vivian Hogeboom.
Neil worked many different jobs, including being a Professional Bser. He never started a job that he could not finish. He took pride in the work that he did, and of the sons he helped raise.
Neil enjoyed spending time hunting, fishing, golfing, and drinking beer with his friends. He was known to often say, “No one gets out of here alive” with a big grin on his face. He loved goofing around, sharing tall tales, and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Vivian; sons: David (Jenn) Gagner and Lloyd (Lisa) Gagner; grandchildren: Justin (Alexis) Radle, James Radle, Jade (Dusty) Roatch, Zach Vought, Beau Via, and Zeanna Via; great grandchildren: Shelby, Nickolas, Xavior, Susan, Carter, Michael, and Iris; siblings: Ronnie, Mike, Diane, Larry, Steve, Barbara, Vickie, and Bruce; nieces, nephews, cousins, and many other family and dear friends.
He was preceded in death by his siblings: Mary Ann, Janet, and Bob; parents, Neil Sr. And Donna.
A Celebration of Life will be from 1 - 4 PM Saturday, June 25, 2022, at Skinner Funeral Home in Rice Lake, with a time of family sharing at 2:30 PM.
Skinner Funeral Home of Rice Lake is serving the family.