Mark Wagner has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 20, 2020.
76 y.o. Mark Wagner, Sr., of Lucas Co., former Board of Elections member, and friend of @GovMikeDeWine
Mark Wagner Sr., a Toledo attorney involved in the @ohiogop, is the first Ohioan to die from COVID-19.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
.@GovMikeDeWine opens by saying we have entered a new phase of the battle against the #CoronavirusPandemic saying Ohio had its first death. Mark Wagner was active in Republican politics and is t a first confirmed death from #COVID19 in Ohio.
— Ben Garbarek (@BenWSYX6) March 20, 2020