Richard E. “Dick” Wolf, age 97, passed away January 1st, 2020 at Kobacker House.
A life-long resident of Columbus, Dick was born to the late Frank J. and Margaret (McInerney) Wolf.
He is survived by his wife of 73 years, Catherine Louise Corcoran Wolf. Also surviving are his three daughters and five sons, Jacqueline Pisauro, Eric (Linda), Mark (Margaret), Jeff (Carol), Matthew (Kathy), Mary Plumley, Julianna (Mehrdad) Nourayi, and Philip (Jean); sixteen grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren, sisters-in-law, Joanne Corcoran and Eileen Lovensheimer, brother-in-law, David (Barbara) Corcoran, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Frank Jr., son-in-law, Ronald J. Plumley, and beloved grandson, Nathan J. Pisauro.
Dick was giving of his time to his community, whether it was in the Immaculate Conception School PTA, the Catholic Family Movement (CFM), as a Columbus auxiliary police officer, as a member of Homebuilding Industries of America, as Commodore of the Buckeye Lake Yacht Club, as a Tour Guide at the Ohio Statehouse, or as a volunteer with The Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure (GOBA).
Employed for the majority of his career with the former Kingswood Lumber Company, Dick was well-known in the homebuilding community of northwestern Franklin County.
Friends may call 3:00 to 6:00 P.M. on Monday, January 6 at Wesley Glen Retirement Community, 5155 N. High St., for a Remembrance Gathering.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 12:00 noon on Wednesday, January 8 at Our Lady of Peace Church, 20 E. Dominion Blvd., Rev. Sean Dooley, Celebrant.
Inurnment will follow at a later date in St. Joseph Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial Gifts may be made to: St. Vincent de Paul Society, Our Lady of Peace Church, 20 E. Dominion Blvd., Columbus, OH 43214.
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