age 85, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018 in Mena.
Robert was born on August 23, 1932 in Ottawa, Illinois to the late James Wolfe and Myra LaSalle Wolfe. He was married to Phyllis Ann Wolfe. Robert was the owner and operator of Il Primo-Chicago Pizza restaurants by profession. Being a history buff, he enjoyed reading stories on war. Robert also liked to watch boxing and was an avid fan of Chicago Bulls and Bears. He enjoyed lifting weights and body building. One thing he was most proud of, was being saved and baptized along with his grandson, Jim at First Baptist Church in Hatfield while Brother Brad Justice was pastor. Robert enjoyed making pizzas, which everyone always enjoyed. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and a friend to many. He will be dearly missed by all.
He is survived by wife Phyllis Ann Wolfe of Mena, Arkansas, sons Robert Dale Wolfe, Jr. of Phoenix, Arizona, Richard Wolfe of Phoenix, Arizona, daughter, Jennifer Wolfe of Chicago, Illinois. Grandchildren, James K. Wolfe of New Boston, Texas, Heidi Wolfe of Galesburg, Illinois, Angela Morris of Galesburg, Illinois, Eric Wolfe of Galesburg, Illinois, William Wolfe of Galesburg, Illinois, Julianna Wolfe of Chicago, Illinois, Katie Wolfe of Galesburg, Illinois. Niece, JoAnn Jense, and Nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Myra Wolfe and son Sidney James Wolfe, daughter, Cynthia Wolfe, brother, James Wolfe and a sister, JoAnn Wolfe.
Graveside services with military honors will be Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Pinecrest Memorial Park with Brother Roger Bishop officiating under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Visitation will be Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Beasley Wood.
Pallbearers will be Charlie Brown, Dana Kinsey, Brother Bernie Boyd, Derrick Maechlar, Jim Sickler and James K. Wolfe.