|Birth: ||Apr. 26, 1912|
|Death: ||May 23, 2006|
Hilda Wolfe, 94, Falmouth
Hilda Catherine Wolfe, 94, of Falmouth, passed away on Tuesday, May 23, 2006, at the St. Luke Hospital East in Ft. Thomas. Born on April 26, 1912 in Pendleton County, she was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Florence Sorrell Auchter. She fondly remembered winning the Pendleton County 8th Grade Spelling Bee. She married Ashland Wolfe, and her husband preceded her in death on September 17, 1967. She was the oldest member of the Falmouth Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday School class, played the piano, and sang in the choir. She was a strong woman, who devoted her life to her family and her church family. For 29 years, she worked at the former Moreland Drug Store in Falmouth. Customers of all ages appreciated her humor and genuine kindness. She was preceded in death by two daughters: Bea King in 1988 and Carletta Wolfe Smith in 1998; and one son, Dorcie Nicholas Wolfe in 1943. She was the last member of her immediate family.
Surviving are two daughters: Gerri Hampton of Ft. Thomas, Ky., and Paula LaFollette of Falmouth, Ky.; five sons: Boyd Wolfe of Falmouth, Ky., Clarence Wolfe of Butler, Ky., Kevan Wolfe of Cold Spring, Ky., Donnie Wolfe of Falmouth, Ky., and Rick Wolfe of Falmouth, Ky., 11 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; and a host of extended family and friends.
Services were held on Saturday, May 27, 2006, at the Falmouth Baptist Church, 403 Maple Avenue, Falmouth, Ky. Officiated by Rev. Don Mays and George Naylor. The pallbearers were the deacons of the Falmouth Baptist Church: J.W. McKinney, Larry Vanlandingham, Marty McKinney, Rob Best, Jeff Dean, Eddie Monroe, Boyd Wolfe, Bill Spence, and Jim Sharp. Music was shared by Chris Wolfe, Kay Atkinson, Norma Monroe, and Adarin Williams.
A horse drawn caisson led the funeral procession to the Riverside Cemetery, Falmouth, for interment.
Memorials are suggested to the Falmouth Baptist Sanctuary Building Fund, 403 Maple Avenue, Falmouth, KY 41040.
Woodhead Funeral Home, Falmouth, Ky., served the family.
Ashland Wolfe (1909 - 1967)*
Created by: Greg and Oralena Ramler
Record added: Sep 24, 2006
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