David W. Wolfe Jr. & Lillian L. Wolfe

‒ May 15, 2017

Galion, Ohio

David W. Wolfe, Jr., 80, and wife Lillian L. Wolfe, 78, both of Galion passed away May 17, 2017 and May 15, 2017 respectively. David passed away Wednesday at the Arbors at Mifflin in Mansfield and Lillian passed away Monday at Ohio Health Mansfield Hospital.

David was born August 9, 1936 in Havaco, West Virginia and was the son of David Sr. and Bessie M (Bates) Wolfe. He proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corp and United States Army for a total of 22 years obtaining the rank of SSG and after the service worked as a mechanic for some area dealerships and a pressman for Lifetouch and Shilling Graphics. David was a member of the NRA, enjoyed fishing, computers and helping neighbors with anything.

He is survived by four sisters Patricia, Ethel, Nadine and Claudine and several nieces and nephews. David is preceded in death by his parents and brother Leonard Wolfe.

Lillian was born January 2, 1939 in Steeles, West Virginia and was the daughter of Arvil L. and Gladys (Ward) Fuller.

Lillian is survived by four sisters Phyllis Fuller of Galion, Helen (Vernon) Edwards of Edison, Jeri Tiller of Richlands, Virginia and Carlyn (Bill) Straight of Mt. Vernon and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents and an infant sister.

David and Lillian were united in marriage on August 8, 1956. They are survived by two sons TSgt United States Air Force Ret. David III (Presilda) Wolfe of Bellevue, Nebraska and Brian Wolfe of Galion; a granddaughter Crystal Wolfe of Florida and great-grandson Benjamin Rahman Wolfe.

Private services will be held for the family at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to HomeCare Matters Hospice in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of David and Lillian Wolfe, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

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  • To the family, Can’t imagine what a heartache this has been for all of you. Didn’t know them but I am praying for you at this time. God be with you.

  • So sorry for your loss, I am from that part of West Virginia also, may GOD give you peace & strength to get thru this great loss, Prayers for Family, Friends, Loved ones, GOD BLESS !!

  • Lovely couple and great neighbors. Very sorry for your loss. Prayers to you all.

  • I am very sorry for your loss! I worked with David at Schillings Graphics. He was a good person that was always willing to help. Sorry to hear about Lillian also. What a great loss for the family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • So sorry to hear of the passing of both Dave and Lillian. I worked with Dave for many years at Lifetouch and also visited now & then after he retired. My thoughts and prayers are with the Wolfe family at this time.
    Jeff Schroff (Sr.)

  • I am so sorry and heart borken, my mother Claudine, my brother Bill and myself came and stayed a few weeks with them in the seventies. I will miss my uncle Buddy and Aunt Lee, wish I could have lived closer. I’m praying for my cousins and family for comfort in this time of loss

    Love you
    Tammy wilkerson O’Brien

  • I was shocked to hear of David and Lillian’s passing. We lived next door to them on Richardson Ave. Both were wonderful people. You are in our thoughts and prayers.