George Wenner Jr Class 1938

Branch of service U S Army Air Force
Entered service
Birth 1/28/1922
Died 11/22/2005
Buried St Mary's Catholic Church cemetery, Petersville, MD



As originally published on Thursday, November 24, 2005.

George Washington Wenner, Jr., 83, of 605 W. Potomac Street, Brunswick, Md., died Tuesday, November 22, 2005 at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was born January 28, 1922 in Frederick, Md., the son of George Washington Wenner, Sr. and Violet Hickman Wenner.     
     He was a retired engineer with the B&O Railroad with 41 years of service. He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church and The Knights of Columbus. He was a veteran of World War II serving the US Army Air Forces.
     He is survived by four daughters, Mary Calhoun Rice and husband Calvin of Silver Spring, Md., Sally Ann Lachina and husband Tim of Cleveland, Ohio, Therese Pearrell and husband David of Knoxville, Md., Bridget Wenner and husband Jody Williams of Harpers Ferry, W.Va.; three sons, George W. Wenner III and wife Katryn of Glen Bernie, Md., Michael Wenner of Brunswick, Md., and John Joseph Wenner of Brunswick, Md.; a sister, Evelyn McLane of Brunswick, Md.; and six grandchildren and one great grandson.
     He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife of 53 years, Clara Calhoun Wenner.
A mass of Christian burial will take place Saturday, November 26, 2005 at 10 a.m. at St. Marys Catholic Church at Petersville, Md. with the Rev. Fr. Larry Gesy and Deacon Teixeira.