Mr. Earl D. "Curly" Wolff, Age 76 of Grant, died Monday, December 10, 2007 at home. He was born Earl D. Wolff in Grant, Michigan the son of Ethel Francis (Patterson) and Donald Wolff on November 20, 1931. He married Janet Ruth VanHorn on March 16, 1974 in Grant.   He was a mechanic for Ravenna Farm Equipment and Deur Implement until his retirement. He attended Grant Reformed Church. He was a veteran having served in the Army during the Korean War from April 08, 1952 to March 1, 1954 when he was discharged as a Cpl (T). 

He is survived by his wife Janet Wolff of Grant; his beloved dog Oscar, his sister Sally (Wolff) Osborn of Richmond, VA; his brother Elmer "Sam" & Wilma Wolff of Grant; his sister-in-law Mary Ellen VanHorn of White Cloud, his nephews and nieces, Greg Osborn Matt Osborn; Maria (Osborn) Howard; Teresa (Wolff) Quinlan; Todd Wolff and Robert Wolff.  He was preceded in death by his brother Arthur "Pudge" Wolff in 1960 and his nephew Donnie Wolff in 1961.  

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM from the Grant Reformed Church, on Friday, December 14, 2007 with Pastor Ron Redder officiating. Interment will be in the Ashland Center Cemetery near Grant.  Visitation will be held 2-4 & 7-9 PM Thursday at McKinley Funeral Home, Newaygo Chapel.  For memorials please consider Continue Care or Hospice of Michigan.

McKinley Funeral Home, Grant, 231-834-5613. http:\\mckinleyfuneral.com

 

 

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Judie Reineke
Wednesday December 12, 2007
13:59:05

Jan, so sorry to hear of Curly's passing. You two were quite the pair along with the dog. Please know that many kind thoughts and prayers go out to you. Cherish the memories Jan Van

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Ferol Borkowski
Wednesday December 12, 2007
15:00:15

My heart goes out to you, Janet. I am so sorry to read this obituary and your loss of Curly. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. With love and sympathy...Ferol

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Kirsten Maki
Wednesday December 12, 2007
20:39:47

Janet, I was so sorry to hear of Curly's passing. Please know I have always thought of both of you as family. I will miss Curly so very much. My heartfelt prayers and thoughts are with you at this time. Much love, Kirsten

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