Romona Wolfe 1933-2013

CHIPPEWA, Pa. – Romona Diamond Wolfe, 80, of Chippewa, and formerly of Brighton Township, Pa., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at Heritage Valley Beaver with her cherished family at her side.

Born Jan. 31, 1933, in New Brighton, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Kathryn Diamond, and had been a resident of Chippewa for the past nine years, after residing in Brighton Township for 37 years.

She retired from Beaver County Fruit Co. after 10 years, having worked in the business office. A former clerk at the Royal York Gallery of Pittsburgh, she was also an integral part of her husband’s business, Harry R. Wolfe Auctioneers, which was founded in 1964.

She and her husband were residents and avid campers at Hart’s Content Campground, North Sewickley.

She is survived by a son, Harry Robert (Marilyn) Wolfe of Farmdale; three daughters, Debbie (John) Gula of Cortland, Verla (Gene) Rose of Tionesta, Pa., and Heather (Don) Wolfe Nevill of Beaver, Pa.; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Robert and Edna Wolfe of Vanport, Pa.; 12 grandchildren, Chris (Niki) Gula, Lonnie (Mark) Isenberg, Vince (Meredith) Gula, Michael (Stephanie Henson) Rose, Matthew (Bekah Carson) Rose, Chelsey (Christopher) Griggs, Tyler Wolfe, Josh Ballin, Mailey Ballin, Doug, Austin and Sarah Nevill; and 10 great-grandchildren, Katie and Johnny Gula, Isabella and Madeline Isenberg, Brooke, Jackson and Leo Gula, Mila, Zoe and Axel Rose. She was also survived by many treasured friends, whom she adored and loved.

Preceding her in death, besides her parents, was her husband of 52 years, Harry Raymond Wolfe, on March 12, 2008.

Friends will be received from 2 to 6 p.m. today at the Noll Funeral Home Inc., 333 Third St., Beaver, where a funeral will be conducted at 9:30 a.m. Monday by Pastor Harold Burgess of Victory Christian Center, Vienna.

Private interment will take place in Sylvania Hills Memorial Park.

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Memorial contributions can be made to the Beaver County Cancer and Heart Association, 3582 Brodhead Road, Suite 201, Monaca, PA 15061.

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