Obituary of Lawrence H. Wolfe
Waterport/Greece; Lawrence H. Wolfe, 87, passed away October 19, 2019, at Hildebrandt Hospice Center. Larry was born May 13, 1932 in Rochester a son of the late Lawrence E. and Ruth (Lane) Wolfe. Larry and his wife Shirley were 50 year residents of Greece before moving to Waterport in 1992. Larry was a member of Holy Family Parish-St. Joseph’s Church, member and Past Grand Knight of the Albion Knights of Columbus and also a member and Past Faithful Navigator of the Joan of Arc Assembly 4th Degree. He was a former member of the Executive Board for the Lewiston Trail Council BSA (Iroquois Trail Council). Mr. Wolfe worked as a machinist for 31 years at Eastman Kodak Co. Larry was a member of the Barnard Fire Co. and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War where he was a member of the 98th Division Band, serving as Drum Major.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Shirley; son, Eric (Ellen) Wolfe of Greece; grandchildren, Nicholas and Nathan; brothers, Norman (Joanne) Wolfe of Spencerport and Raymond (Colleen) Wolfe of Greece; several nieces, nephews, cousins.
The family will receive friends at the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc. 21 W. Avenue, Albion on Tuesday October 22, from 4:00-7:00pm. Larry’s Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday October 23, at 10:30 at Holy Family Parish-St. Joseph’s Church, 106 S. Main St. Albion. Interment with Military Honors will follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Lifetime Care Hospice or the Iroquois Trail Council BSA.