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PASSINGS: Dick Wagner, Wilton Schiller
PASSINGS: Dick Wagner, Wilton Schiller

  Dick Wagner Rock guitarist worked with Alice Cooper, others Dick Wagner, 71, a rock 'n' roll guitarist who worked with Alice Cooper, Lou Reed, Kiss and Aerosmith, and also co-wrote songs for Cooper, died of respiratory failure Wednesday at a hospital in Scottsdale, Ariz. Susan Michelson, his personal manager and business partner, confirmed his death. Wagner's website said the guitarist had many health issues, having survived two heart attacks, a stroke, a paralyzed left arm, kidney failure and diabetes. Wagner joined Cooper in the mid-1970s, co-writing the Cooper hits "Only Women Bleed," "You and Me" and "I Never Cry." He also...

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