Obituary for David W. Wolf

David W. Wolf, age 87, of Farmington, passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2018, at Northfield Hospital. David William Wolf was born June 4, 1931, in Kenyon, MN, to Dewey Edward, Sr. and Mercedes Ernestine (Wintz) Wolf. He was baptized and confirmed in Evangelical United Brethren Church in Nerstrand. David grew up on a family farm in Wheeling Township, south of Nerstrand and attended Nerstrand Public School. He farmed with his father for many years until he was drafted by U.S. Army in 1952. David was a Korean War veteran and was honorably discharged in 1954. After his service, David […]

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David W. Wolf, age 87, of Farmington, passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2018, at Northfield Hospital.

David William Wolf was born June 4, 1931, in Kenyon, MN, to Dewey Edward, Sr. and Mercedes Ernestine (Wintz) Wolf. He was baptized and confirmed in Evangelical United Brethren Church in Nerstrand. David grew up on a family farm in Wheeling Township, south of Nerstrand and attended Nerstrand Public School. He farmed with his father for many years until he was drafted by U.S. Army in 1952. David was a Korean War veteran and was honorably discharged in 1954. After his service, David returned to farming and worked for area farmers around Nerstrand and Northfield. Later, he moved to Farmington and worked as an Air Control Technician until his retirement.

David was a long-time member of Evangelical United Brethren Church in Nerstrand. He also was a member of Farmington Eagles Club, VFW, and American Legion. David was an avid sports fan. He enjoyed fishing, bowling, and watching movies.

David is survived by his sisters, Louise Patten of Winnebago and Naomi Sprute of Northfield; many nephews, nieces and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Elizabeth (William) Rothanburg and MaryLou (Delmar) Zimmerman; his brother, Dewey Edward, Jr. (Thelma) Wolf; and his brothers-in-law, Robert Patten and Raymond Sprute.

Private Graveside Service will be at 2 PM, Friday, September 7, 2018, at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis.

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Burial

Burial: September 7, 2018 - 2:00 PM

Fort Snelling National Cemetery
7601 34th Ave S Minneapolis, 55450 Get Directions

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