Stephen J. Wolff
September 06, 1966 ‒ August 08, 2017
East Dundee, Illinois
Formerly of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Stephen J. Wolff, age 50, of East Dundee, IL passed away suddenly at his home on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. Formerly of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where he worked for Allegheny Ludlum, Steve was a native of Ohio.
He was born on September 6, 1966 in Newark, Ohio to Robert and Janice (nee Stalter) Wolff.
A graduate of Newark Catholic High School in Newark, Ohio, Steve spent his senior year as an exchange student in Haselunne, Germany. He attended Case Western Reserve University and earned both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees there.
Later, he also earned an MBA from the University of Toledo and spent several weeks in Spain as part of completing that degree. Steve was a Metallurgy Engineer by profession and was very excited about the new job that he had started in March at Charter Dura Bar near Chicago.
Steve married his wife, Michelle, on September 12, 1998. Steve and Michelle loved to travel and visited many places in the U.S. and Europe. On April 4, 2016 they were blessed with the birth of their daughter, Anja (the German “j” is pronounced as a “y”).
Other survivors include his mother Janice Wolff and his sisters Becky Wolff (Bill Echols), Mary Wolff, and Debbie (Dave) Walther, as well as his mother-in-law Maria (Len) Kujawa, his sister-in-law Laura (Carlos) Cela, his four nieces, his nephew and many friends.
In addition to his father, Steve was preceded in death by his son Alexander in 2008 and his sister Elizabeth Wheeler in 2016.
At Steve’s request, he was cremated. A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive (formerly 1510 W. William St.), Delaware, OH. Visiting hours begin at 2:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Nature Park Conservancy or the Boy Scouts of America.
The Snyder Rodman Funeral Center of Delaware is honored to serve the Wolff family.
To share a fond memory of Steve or to offer a condolence to his family, please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com