Robert J. Wolf Sr.
Sept. 26, 1935 - April 13, 2014
ELDRIDGE — Funeral services and Mass of Christian Burial for Robert J. Wolf, Sr., 78, a resident of Eldridge, Iowa will be 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Our Lady of the River Catholic Church, 28200 - 226th St. Pl., LeClaire, IA.
The funeral Mass will be celebrated by his son Rev. Joseph M. Wolf. Private burial will be Thursday at the National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal with Military Rites conducted by American Legion Post 26. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 p.m. until 5:45 p.m. at the church.
Robert died Sunday, April 13, 2014 at The Alverno, Clinton, IA.
Halligan McCabe DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport is assisting the family with arrangements.
Robert Joseph Wolf, Sr. was born September 26, 1935 in Dwight, IL, the son of Leo M. and Laura Marie (Harrawood) Wolf. Robert served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1956 to 1958. He was united in marriage to Carolyn J. Kollar on October 3, 1959 in Streator, IL.
Robert retired in 1998 as Plant Manager for Midland Lithographing Co., Kansas City, MO; he previously served as Vice President Plant Manager for Wagners Printers in Davenport for 14 years.
Robert was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Davenport.
Memorials may be made to Fr. Conroy’s Vineyard of Hope, Assumption High School or The Alverno.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn, Clinton; his children, Kathryn A. (Dr. Rick) Forrest, Clinton, IA, Robert J. (Debbie) Wolf, Jr., Carlsbad, CA, Kristine M. (Chris) Vens, Clinton, IA, James J. (Jen) Wolf, Davenport, and Rev. Joseph M. Wolf, LeClaire; grandchildren, Joseph, Robert, Jennifer, Nicole and Nathaniel; sisters, Sr. Helen Wolf, O.P. Springfield, IL, Doris (Jim) Sellmeyer, Wenona, IL; a brother, Alvin “Sonny” (Bessie) Wolf, Pontiac, IL.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, Alice Rondelli and Mary Lou Snyder. May they rest in peace.
Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting Robert’s obituary at www.hmdfuneralhome.com.
Death date: April 13, 2014