Clement “Clem” Wolf, 89

Published 10:48 am Friday, December 12, 2014

Clement “Clem” Wolf, 89, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, at UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital.



He was born May 20, 1925, in Meyer, Iowa, son of Edward and Regina Huemann Wolf. He married Gertrude “Trudy” Margaret Falk on July 14, 1941, in Stacyville. She died June 28, 1994.

Clem was employed in the sub assembly at John Deere Tractor Mfg. Co. for more than 33 years, retiring in 1980.

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He is survived by two sons: Allen (Deborah) of Cedar Falls, and Richard of McHenry, Illinois; a daughter, Ann M. Wolf of Waterloo; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; three brothers: Robert (Geraldine) of Austin, Minnesota, Joseph (Marian) of Ritewood, California, Edward (June) of Adams, Minnesota; three sisters: Dorothy (Joe) Kemmerick of Austin, Minnesota, Kathleen Wighams of Adams, Minnesota, Julene (Mike) Goodman of Rochester, Minnesota.

He was preceded in death by parents; his wife; a brother, Raymond (Lou); a sister, Mildred (Hugh) Williams; a brother-in-law, Bob Wighams and a daughter-in-law, Angela Wolf.

Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, with entombment in Mt. Olivet Mausoleum. A public visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on South Street, where there will be a 4 p.m. rosary and a 7 p.m. vigil. Visitation will also be one hour preceding services at the church on Saturday.

Memorials may be made to the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center or the American Heart Association. Online condolences may be left at