Ellsworth Loyd “E.L.” Wolfe age 95 a resident of Old Mill Rd. Jane Lew, WV passed away on Thursday, July 9, 2015 at his residence. He was born June 14, 1920 in Glenville, WV a son of the late Loyd F. and Lena B. (Rogers) Wolfe. He was united in marriage November 26, 1940 to Lessie “Marie” (Shawver) Wolfe who preceded him in death November 28, 2005. Surviving are-
three sons, Jerry L. Wolfe of Memphis, Tennessee
Lynwood L. Wolfe and wife Donna
Timothy L. Wolfe and companion Lynn Paxson both of Jane Lew
four grandchildren, Courtney Rhymer and husband Preston; Toni Wright and husband Jon, and Lauren and Olivia Grace Wolfe
two great-grandchildren, Logan and Alexis Wright
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Karen L. Wolfe; one brother, William H. Wolfe and one sister, Kathleen Wells
Mr. Wolfe retired with 42 years of service as a station operator and supervisor for Equitable Gas Company.
He was Baptist by faith and attended Broad Run Baptist Church
Mr. Wolfe was an avid farmer; along with his family, he operated E.L. Wolfe and Sons Farm and enjoyed raising feeder calves and show cattle.
Friends will be received at Broad Run Baptist Church in Jane Lew on Monday, July 13th 2015 from 5-8 pm and on Tuesday, July 14th from 8-11 am the service hour with Pastor Rick Garavaglia officiating. Interment will follow in the Broad Run Baptist Cemetery.