Turid Wagner, 81, passed away on Saturday, February 2, 2019 in Columbus, OH. Turid was born on September 26, 1937 in Drammen, Norway to the late Olaf and Solveig (Halvorsen) Johansen.
She is survived by her children, Shannon K. Wagner, Sean H. (Stephanie) Wagner and Lisa (Michael) Welch; grandchildren, Erik, Aron, Justin and Jenna Wagner, Nicholas and Nicole McCoy, Trishin (Billy) Moore, Michael and Rossalina Welch; a host of great-grandchildren; sister, Marit Akseth; brother, Lasse (Gry) Vrale.
Turid came to the United States from Norway in 1961. She moved to Ohio in 1971 . She was a "people" person and was employed in the restaurant business for most of her working life. Turid worked for Forest Park Inn, Fontanelle, Ricardo's, Carfagnas' and Wal Mart. She loved the Buckeyes and knitting.
Family will receive friends on Friday, February 8, 2019 from 4 pm to 6 pm at Newcomer NE Chapel, 3047 E. Dublin-Granville Rd., Columbus, OH 43231. A funeral service will follow at 6 pm. She will be interned in her home town of Drammen, Norway along side her mother and father.