Richard H. Wolfe Sr., 97

February 05, 2009

DEC. 5, 1911-FEB. 1, 2009

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Ark. - Richard Henry Wolfe Sr., 97, of 1602 E. Main St. and formerly of Potomac Towers, Hagerstown, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009, at the home of his son.

Born Dec. 5, 1911, in Williamsport, he was the son of the late Vernon Ellsworth Wolfe and Ida Rebecca Cline Wolfe.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ellen Wolfe, in 2001.

He retired from Pangborn Corp. in 1964.

He attended Grace United Methodist Church.

He was a member of Loyal Order of the Moose and United Auto Workers Union 842.

He is survived by one daughter, Elizabeth J. Buckler of Forestville, Md.; two sons, Richard H. Wolfe Jr. of Greencastle, Pa., and Donald D. Wolfe of Mountain View; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by one sister, Viola S. Shearer; and one brother, Charles E. Wolfe.

Services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Andrew K. Coffman Funeral Home in Hagerstown. The Rev. Clark D. Carr will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

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