Tools 01

Thornton Robert "Bob" Wagner

December 10, 1938 ~ June 26, 2022 (age 83)


Thornton Robert “Bob” Wagner, of Blue Bell, peacefully passed away on Sunday June 26th, 2022 at Abington Hospital- Jefferson Health surrounded by his devoted wife and daughter.

Born in Germantown Hospital on December 10th, 1938 to the late Thornton and Emma (née Sweet) Wagner. Bob was the youngest of three sons.

He worked as a tool and die maker at Moore Products and later became a foreman. After retiring from Moore Products, Bob started his own locksmithing business. He was also a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Ambler. Bob loved tinkering around in his garage, spending time with his family and taking long walks in the woods with his dog.

Bob is survived by his loving wife, Lorraine (née Doherty) Wagner; daughter, Kelly Bushnell and her husband Bill; and two grandchildren, Jamie, and William.

Bob’s funeral service will be held on July 5th, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Shaeff-Myers Funeral Home located at 145 Tennis Ave, Ambler, PA 19002 with the Rev. Ryan Balsan officiating. A viewing will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Interment will be private for family only following the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Bob’s name may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Ambler where Bob was a faithful member or to the Montgomery County SPCA as Bob was an animal lover.

Arrangements by Shaeff-Myers Funeral Home.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Thornton Robert "Bob" Wagner, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Thornton

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Shaeff-Myers Funeral Home Inc.

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


July 5, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Shaeff-Myers Funeral Home
145 Tennis Avenue
Ambler, PA 19002

Funeral Service
July 5, 2022

11:00 AM
Shaeff-Myers Funeral Home
145 Tennis Avenue
Ambler, PA 19002

Private Interment

Ivy Hill Cemetery
1201 Easton Road
Philadelphia, PA 19150


First Presbyterian Church of Ambler
4 S Ridge Avenue, Ambler PA 19002

Montgomery County SPCA
PO Box 222, Conshohocken PA 19428-0222

© 2022 Shaeff-Myers Funeral Home Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility