Marvin R. Wolf

11/28/1925 –  01/08/2012


Marvin R. Wolf born November 28, 1925 ,in West Chicago, IL,passed away peacefully on Sunday January 8, 2012 at Riverside Community Hospital in Riverside, CA, Marvin is survived by his wife of 63 years Catherine “Kay” Wolf nee Neary, their six children Marvin Jr. (Beverly), Eileen (Phillip) Sanders, Michael (Kathleen), Elizabeth (Mike Barry) Kotwas, Patrick (Kathleen) and Cathleen Nevara ; nine grandchildren Terry (Cheryl), Jamie, Ben, Matt, Ashley (Nick), Dan, Kyle, Tom and Jenna; three great grandchildren Maddie, Henry and Calvin; and his sister Elfriede Shane. He was preceded in death by his parents Eugen and Elisabeth Wolf, his brothers Albert and Carl, and his grandson Nicholas Kotwas. Visitation Sunday Feb 12, 2012 3 to 8 pm at Steuerle Funeral Home 350 S. Ardmore Ave, Villa Park, Il and where service will be at 7:00 pm Interment Monday 11:30 a.m. at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL. In lieu of flowers memorials to Villa Park V.F.W. Post #2801, 39 E. St. Charles Road, Villa Park, IL 60181 appreciated.

Marvin was a long-time Villa Park resident. He attended Ardmore School and York High School. When Marvin and Kay moved to northwest Villa Park in 1959, he was the School Board Representative for the North Terrace Homeowners Association and a member of Schafer School PTA for many years. He was also active in the Cub Scouts, holding various positions including Pack master and County Commissioner. A veteran of WWII, he was a long-time member of VFW Post 2801 in Villa Park.



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