Marvin C. Wolf - September 18, 2009

 

 COEYMANS HOLLOW Marvin C. Wolf, 79, entered eternal life on Friday, September 18, 2009.  Marvin was born and lived all his life in Coeymans Hollow.  He was a life long member of the Trinity United Methodist Church and past Sunday School Superintendent, sang in the choir, was a Trustee, Official Board President and Lay Leader.  He was a past member of the Ravena Grange having served as Chaplain, on the Board of the Coeymans Hollow Cemetery Association serving as a trustee, treasurer and president.  Marvin was also a Charter Member of the Little Red Schoolhouse Historical Society serving as president, vice-president and trustee.  He often talked to local school students about the students who once attended the one room school, chaired the annual community Christmas party and made homemade ice cream for the spring meeting.  Marvin was also the Town of Coeymans Historian and marriage officer.

     Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Augusta Wolfe;  nephew, Anthony (Donna) Wolfe;  sister-in-law, Rose Wolfe;  aunt, Iva Griffin;  sisters-in-law, Marilyn (Bob) Franke and Marcia Wilson;  brothers-in-law, Dr. Earle (Sylvia) Wilson and Dr. Norman (Nancy) Wilson;  and several nieces, nephews, great and great-great-nieces and nephews.  Marvin was predeceased by his brothers, Theodore, Kenneth, Arthur J. and Stanley Wolfe and brother-in-law Alvin Wilson.

     Funeral services will be held 11 AM Monday, September 21st at the Trinity United Methodist Church, Coeymans Hollow.  Burial will follow in Coeymans Hollow Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena today, Sunday September 20th  from 3 to 6 PM.  Contributions in memory of Marvin may be made to the Trinity United Methodist Church, 1311 Rte. 143, Coeymans Hollow, NY 12046.