Elizabeth L. Wolfe

November 11, 1922 ‒ August 24, 2010

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Elizabeth L. Wolfe, age 87, of Mount Vernon, died Tuesday August 24, 2010 at Autumn Health Care in Mount Vernon. Elizabeth was born November 11, 1922 in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania to Rae and Daisy (Long) McConnell. She retired in 1986 from the Mount Vernon City Schools where she had been employed for 29 years as a schoolteacher.

Elizabeth was a member of the First Christian Church, Disciples of Christ in Mount Vernon. She was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma sorority, Knox Chapter #236 Order of Eastern Star in Mount Vernon, had been an active member of the Mount Vernon Little League Association at Phillips Park in Mount Vernon and had served a number of years as a 4H Leader.

Elizabeth is survived by her children Philip (Mary Jane) Wolfe of Duluth, Georgia, Peggy (William) Pursel of Mount Vernon, Lou Ann (David) Bouchard of Mount Vernon, daughter-in-law, Laurie Wolfe, 7 grandchildren; Athena (James) Maynor, Adam (Molly) Pursel, Bobby Wolfe, Matt Pursel, Angie (Andrew) Thompson, Nicole Bouchard and Andy Bouchard, 7 great grandchildren, two sisters; Sarah Daniels of Mount Vernon and Mary Miller of Danville.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Wendell C. Wolfe, her son, Robert W. Wolfe and her brother William McConnell.

Friends may call on Thursday from 5 to 7 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon where a funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 AM. Burial will follow in Union Grove Cemetery near Gambier.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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