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A Family Pastime Turns into a Successful Auction Business

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Willy Wagner inspiration for Wagner Auction Service in Berks County PAWilliam “Willy” Wagner was the inspiration and stepping stone for the future of Wagner Auction Service. In the 1970’s, “Willy” conducted many WHITE ELEPHANT and Consignment Sales, which benefited churches and the community. From those early years, his youngest son, Dennis, caught the auction fever.

Dennis Wagner auctioneer and owner of Wagner Auction Service in Hamburg PA.Dennis F. Wagner attended the PA School of Auctioneering in Harrisburg. He received his PA State License in 1977. While holding a full time job, he pursued his dream by conducting auctions in the evenings and on the weekends. His favorable reputation lead the way for him to become a full time Auctioneer in 1980.

Tracy Wagner auctioneer and owner of Wagner Auction Service.Tracy L. Wagner had a desire to become an Auctioneer at a young age. She began her two year apprenticeship under her father in 1991 and received her PA State License in 1993. She enjoys being a third generation Auctioneer and looks forward to carrying on the family tradition.


Three generations of auctioneers

Wagner Auction Service prides itself on its dedicated team of friendly and knowledgeable part-time staff members, consisting of cashiers, clerks, runners, and laborers. Their expertise and professionalism contribute significantly to ensuring a smooth and efficient auction process. With an impressive 47 years of experience in selling farm and residential properties, the Wagner team is committed to going above and beyond to provide you with a seamless real estate auction experience. Our comprehensive range of services encompasses various auction types, such as real estate auctions, land tracts auctions, farm and farm machinery auctions, personal property auctions, vehicle auctions, antique auctions, house auctions, and coin auctions. Additionally, we specialize in conducting larger-scale auctions, including business liquidation auctions, military memorabilia auctions, military surplus auctions, as well as benefits and fundraising auctions. Rest assured, with Wagner Auction Service, you’re in capable hands for all your auction needs.

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