December 20, 1941 - July 11, 2018
Melvin Frances Gagner, 76, of Lincoln, passed away July 11, 2018. Born December 20, 1941, in St. Paul to Edward “Jerry” and Mavis (Ross) Gagner. U.S. Army veteran. Owner/operator of Gagner Construction Company. Member of Elks Lodge, and the Denton American Legion.
Family members include his daughter Toni (Kevin) Lewis; son Ed (Angie) Gagner, all of Lincoln; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; brother Jerry Gagner, Eagle and Myron (Karen) Gagner, Lincoln; sister Mavis (Bob) Newton, Lincoln. Preceded in death by parents, wife Linda, brothers Tommy and Larry Gagner.
Memorial service: 3 p.m. Saturday (7-14) Roper and Sons South Lincoln Chapel, 3950 Hohensee Drive (40th & Yankee Hill Rd.) Cremation, celebration of life gathering with family present from 5-7 p.m. Friday (7-13) at Roper and Sons South Lincoln Chapel. Memorials to Concerned Nebraskans for Cystic Fibrosis (CNCF), 4810 West Claire Ave., Lincoln, NE 68523. Condolences online at Roperandsons.com.