She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Joseph Wolf IIl and his wife, Johanna; other relatives and many friends who will mourn her passing, yet celebrate her life.
Services were held Monday, May 16, 2016 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church; Entombment at Holy Cross Mausoleum.
Also, Helene is dearly remembered for one of her favored experiences of teaching Sunday School at Holy Spirit Catholic Church for several decades.
Her mother, Kate Collins and stepfather, Jeff Brown preceded her in death early in her life. Helene Wolf was called from earthly labor to eternal rest.
After completing her education, she moved to Chicago, Illinois to work for the United States Army.
There, she met and married Navy career Chief Petty Officer, Joseph Wolf II.
HELENE WOLF was born and raised by her mother, Kate Collins and step-father, Jeff Brown in the small community of Union Town, Alabama.
In the 1960’s, during the early years of married life, they moved to San Diego, California and began building the business apartment complex Wolf Rentals.
These same busy years, Helene continued to work first for the United States Marine Corp and then accepted a position with the United States Treasury Department.
After thirty-five years as a senior tariff specialist of the Federal Customs Service, she retired in 2000.
A well-deserved special accommodation from or the causes of the Cancer Society, Salvation Army and especially, Father Joe’s Villages.
She also made time to add to her education in several areas and completed her degree in law.
To their great joy, they were blessed with the birth of their son, Joseph in 1961.