Gene Wolf

Gene Lester Wolf died Aug. 13, 2021, surrounded by loved ones at Mayo Clinic Hospital, St Marys Campus in Rochester, Minn. He was 71.

Gene was born Sept. 27, 1949. in St. Paul, Minn., to William and Marjorie (Rixmann) Wolf. He attended and graduated from Hudson High School in 1967. He served in the US Air Force from 1967-1971. Honorably discharged from security forces in 1971. He lived in Hudson, New Richmond, Twin Cities area and the last 11 years in Rochester. He was a business owner.

Gene was an avid golfer, artist and Green Bay Packer fan. Most proud of his son and grandchildren. Everyone was a friend! He was a member of American Legion, Rochester Eagles Club and National Ski Patrol.

Gene was preceded in death by his parents, William and Marjorie Wolf.

Gene is survived by his son, Chris (Erica) Wolf of Rochester; two grandchildren, Ethan and Emerson Wolf of Rochester; sister, Anne “Bunny” Russel from Tucson, Ariz.; and nephew, Scott Betterley of Tucson, Ariz.

A graveside service will be Sept. 30 at 11 a.m. at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis, Minn. Following the graveside service will be a social gathering for friends and family.

Rochester Cremation Services is assisting the family with arrangements. Memories and condolences of Gene may be shared at

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