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Raymond Wolfe

September 16, 1927 — October 31, 2018


Raymond H. Wolfe, 91, of Greentown, Ohio, passed away, Wednesday, October 31, 2018.  Born September 16, 1927 in Akron, Ohio, he was the son of the late Theodore Raymond Wolfe and Virgie Yocum Wolfe.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson, Ryan Vincent Witsaman.

Raymond’s memory will live on in the hearts of those he leaves behind; his wife of 72 years, Amy Wolfe of Greentown, Ohio; daughter, Debora Stiles of Dallas, Georgia; sons, David (Brenda) Wolfe of Greentown, Ohio, Kenny (Susanne) Wolfe of West Palm Beach, Florida, Gary (Amy) Wolfe of Canton, Ohio; grandchildren, Michael, Jason, Matthew, Ryan, Chelsea, Julia, and Nicholas; six great-grandchildren; sister, Joan Ratzlaff of Santa Maria, California; and brother, Donald (Donna) Wolfe of Kenmore, Ohio,

A devoted family man and true gentleman, Raymond retired from the Akron Beacon Journal after 45 years of service.  He gave over 40 years of dedicated service to the Greentown Fire Department and retired as Fire Chief.  He enjoyed camping, boating, and traveling; the most memorable travels were to Europe and Hawaii.  Raymond proudly served his country in the United States Army during World War II.

Family and friends are invited for visitation, Monday from 1 p.m., until the time of service, beginning at 3 p.m., Hecker-Patron Funeral Home, 13151 Cleveland Avenue, NW, Uniontown, Ohio. Pastor Steve Bucy officiating.  Interment will follow the service at Hillside Memorial Park, Akron, Ohio.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Boy Scout Troop 939, Buckeye Council, 4940 Tuscarawas Street, W, Canton, Ohio  44708.

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