Chester O. Wolf

January 09, 1932 ‒ January 14, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Chester O. Wolf, age 88, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family.  He was born on January 9, 1932 in Knox County the son of Wayne and Nora (Durbin) Wolf.  Chester retired in 1993 from the Kokosing Construction Company and in his free time he enjoyed woodworking.

Chester was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #4027 and former member of the Colonial City Moose Lodge #2555.  Chester was a loving husband, father and grandfather that will be sadly missed by his family and many friends.

He is survived by his children, Mary (R.L.) Lamson of Crab Orchard, Kentucky, Dianna Stultz of Delaware, Ohio, Wayne Wolf of Mount Vernon, Wade (Marilyn) Wolf of Butler, Teresa (Don) Evans of Mount Vernon, Adam (Christine) Wolf of New Florence, Pennsylvania and Jenny (Dale) Smith of Gambier, eighteen grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine (Yocum) Wolf, a daughter, Anna May Wolf and a sister, Hazel Culbertson.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 beginning at 11 a.m. in Ebenezer Cemetery.  His sons, Pastor Wade Wolf and Pastor Adam Wolf will be officiating.  The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Chester O. Wolf.

Memorial contributions in Chester’s name may be made to Hospice of Knox County.

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  • Mary, Wayne, Wade and Marilyn and family:

    Sincere sympathy to all of you during this sad time. May good memories comfort you in the days ahead.
    Thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Roger Marra

  • Dear Cousins:
    Our sympathies are with you, praying Gods love,peace and grace will surround you in the days that lie ahead. Be filled with good memories.

    Love and prayers;
    Ed and Nora Frazee

  • Chester was a good man. He had eight children that loved him very Much when I was dating his daughter Mary I would always see him going to work or coming home from work.he was a good worker and I thought a lot of him for that.He will be missed by all who loved him thanks Chet for a wonderful daughter that I have loved for 48 years and counting Sincerely. RL Lamson