Kenneth L. “Slats” Wagner, 90, of Lebanon, died on Friday, Feb. 11, 2022, at the WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital.

He was born on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 1931, to Katherine Chrisemer nee Schies in Lebanon.

He was a member of Hopeland United Methodist Church. He was also a 1950 graduate of Lebanon High School and set a 39-point record in one game and a league record of 251 points in a season of basketball with induction in the Lebanon High School Athletic Hall of Fame. Kenneth set a Lebanon High School record with 337 points scored in a season and was named 3rd team All-State.

He served in the Army in Korea with the 3rd Division, 64th tank Battalion, Company A, and 3rd Division Company Headquarters basketball teams. Kenneth retired from Sterling Drug.

Surviving are wife, Linda M. Wagner nee Boyd; children, Donald Wagner, and spouse, Connie, and Linda Reidenbaugh; grandchildren, Natasha Wagner and Sean Reidenbaugh; and a stepbrother.

He was preceded in death by his stepfather, Earl Chrisemer.

Services will be at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hopeland United Methodist Church, 295 N. Clay Rd., Lititz, PA 17543. For more information, to order flowers, or to send messages of condolence, please visit