Roberta Darlene "Bobby" Wolf, 78, of Marshall, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Sunday, June 21, 2009, after a long battle with cancer.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 24. 2009, at Iles Funeral Homes-Brandt Chapel in Dallas Center, Iowa, with burial to follow at Clayton Cemetery in Van Meter, Iowa. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday evening, June 23, at Brandt Chapel in Dallas Center. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Covenant Presbyterian Church in care of Campbell Lewis Funeral Home, 221 South Odell Ave., Marshall, MO 65340.
She was born Oct. 21, 1930, in Dallas Center, daughter of John and Martha Clayton. She graduated from Waukee High School. In 1950, she married Jake Wolf, living in central Iowa, before moving to Marshall in 1967. She worked as a legal secretary in a claims department until her sons were born. She was then a homemaker and caregiver for her family, father and neighbors. She was active in the Benton School PTA and den mother for Cub Scouts. She was a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church in Marshall. She enjoyed her family, grandchildren, crocheting, cross-stitch and many other crafts. She was a great wife, mother, "Grammy," sister and friend. She was a woman of deep faith and will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her two sons, Matthew Wolf of Marshall and Jeffrey Wolf and his wife, Janice, of Flower Mound, Texas; three grandchildren, Adam, Delaney and Kinnisen; and her sister, Bunny Simmons of Waukee, Iowa.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, three brothers, two infant sisters and two sisters-in-law.
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