John J. Wolf, 93, of Aurora & formerly of Moreland Hills, passed away peacefully at home on September 21, 2016.
John was the beloved husband of 67 years to Marjorie (nee Thompson), and the father of Jeffrey (deceased; wife Christine), Jennifer Evans (Thomas- deceased), and Keith. He had 4 grandchildren: Elizabeth (Matthew) Danzeisen, Stephen Evans (deceased), Jonathan (Alexandra) Wolf and Katherine Wolf, and 3 great-grandchildren- Rachel, Ashley and Ethan. Dear brother of the late Caroline Wolf and Marion Headley Lohr, he is also survived by his niece Barbara Henry and great niece Diana (Nathan) Hoskins.
A veteran of WWII where he served in the U.S. Army medical corps, John went on to a distinguished sales career in the specialty steel industry, retiring from Carpenter Technology Corporation in 1985.
The family wishes to thank his caregivers and University Hospitals Hospice for their compassionate care. A service of celebration and remembrance was held at The Church in Aurora on September 25th. Internment was at Knollwood Cemetery, Mayfield Heights. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to New Directions, 30800 Chagrin Blvd., Cleveland OH 44124 or The Church in Aurora, 146 S. Chillicothe Road, Aurora OH 44202.