A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Friday July 17, 2015 at 11 a.m. at St. Henry Catholic Church in Watertown with Father Patrick Wendler officiating. Burial, following cremation, will be at St. Henry Catholic Cemetery in Watertown. Relatives and friends may call at the church on Friday from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated to a charity of one’s choice, Home Health United Hospice or St. Henry Catholic Church Endowment Fund. The Hafemeister Funeral Home of Watertown is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.hafemeisterfh.com. The family would like to thank Home Health United Hospice for the tremendous care Donald received.
Donald Gerard Wolf was born on November 1, 1926, in Appleton the son of Joseph and Catherine (nee Hearden ) Wolf. On April 19, 1953, he married Virginia “Bea” Nagle. She preceded him in death on November 19, 2003. For much of his life, Don resided in Watertown, owning Central Bar and Wolf Siding Company. In his retirement, Don enjoyed watching the Packers and Brewers, taking care of his yard, working in real estate, and the company of family and friends.
Don is survived by a son Robert (Alice) McGinnis of Cross Plains, a daughter-in-law; Judy McGinnis of Eagle River, a son-in-law; Fred Sievert of Watertown, his grandchildren; Dustin (Katie) Sievert, Veronica (James) Devlin, Patrick (Kelly) McGinnis, Timothy McGinnis, Thomas (Cathy) McGinnis, Daniel McGinnis, Michael (Rose) McGinnis and Debra (Michael) Plese, his great- grandchildren; Micah, Evan and Elijah Sievert, Anna and Jimmy Devlin, Laura and Jennifer McGinnis, Jake and Kelly McGinnis, Mya and Clay McGinnis and Ali Plese, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Don is the last member of his immediate family, being preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, two sons, C. Thomas McGinnis and Daniel McGinnis, a daughter Patricia Sievert, and a great-grandson Michael Plese.