Submitted by: Dan Rich
Walter Henry Wolf II
South Bend Tribune 3/2/2006
Walter Henry "Cubby" Wolf II, 56, of Westminster, Colorado, passed away Wednesday, February 15, 2006, in Lutheran Hospital, Westminster, Colorado. Walter was born on August 8, 1949, in South Bend, Indiana, to Patricia "Pat" (Humphrey) Wolf and Walter Henry Wolf. Walter retired from the Jolly Rancher Candy Company. As a high school student he had been employed with the University of Notre Dame.
Surviving are his wife of 37 years, Barbara Wolf; his children, Larry Cox, Joseph Wolf, John (Barbara) Wolf, Megan (Joseph) Aquino, Brian Wolf and Peter Wolf; his grandchildren, Alexis and Emily Aquino, Jaime and Gertrude Wolf, Jesse Kovenchick, and Brandy and Selena Cox; his mother, Patricia "Pat" Wolf of South Bend; and his sister, Christy (James) Ebersole of New Carlisle, Indiana. Walter's father, Walter Henry Wolf I; his brother, Timothy Wolf, and his grandmother, Bonita Humphrey, all preceded him in death.
Cubby was an Air Force veteran of seven years, graduated from Washington High School in 1967, was a boxing coach with the Westminster Boxing Club, an avid Notre Dame fan and Cubs fan, waiting impatiently for spring training to begin.
Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, March 4, 2006, in Northwest United Methodist Church in South Bend, IN. Memorial contributions may be made to the Northwest United Methodist Church, 21855 Brick Road, South Bend, IN 46628; or to the Bashor Children's Home, P.O. Box 843, Goshen, IN 46527-0843. Kaniewski Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.