GRANADA - Funeral services for Allen R. Wolf, 72, of Granada, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Friday, April 19, at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Burial will follow in Center Creek Cemetery near Granada.
Allen passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013, at his home in Granada. Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. Friday at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont.
Allen Robert Wolf was born July 15, 1940, in Truman, Minn., the son of Robert and Helen (Snow) Wolf. Allen attended school in the Twin Cities and spent the summers at his grandparents' farm near Granada. He graduated from St. Paul Park High School in 1959. He met Carol Lawrence of Granada and they were married on Feb. 25, 1963, in Arizona. They lived in Phoenix, Ariz., and Florida before moving to Minneapolis, and Allen joined the Boilermaker's Union. In 1983, the family moved to Granada and Allen continued to work throughout the United States. In November 1992, Carol passed away. Allen retired in 2005. During retirement, he spent his summers vacationing with his grandson. Allen was a proud member of the NRA.
Those who will cherish his memory include one son, Mark Wolf and his wife, Malee, of Truman; two daughters, Regina Wolf-Diest of Fairmont and Shawna O'Hair of Fairmont; five grandchildren: Autumn Wolf, Rachel Schultz, Drew O'Hair, Brooklyn Healey and Sky Anderson; one expected great-grandchild on the way; other sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
Allen was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Carol Wolf; and one brother, Dwayne Wolf.