Joseph Elias Wolz, 84, Washington, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014. |
Mr. Wolz, son of the late Albert Wolz and wife Hilda, nee Starke, was born July 5, 1929, in Aholt. He was united in marriage to Goldie Fredrick Oct. 31, 1953, at St. Joseph Church, Rhineland. Mr. Wolz worked as a machinist, and retired from Boeing Aircraft, St. Louis.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Goldie Wolz, in 2006; parents, Albert and Hilda Wolz; three brothers, Clarence Wolz, Leonard Wolz and Leo Wolz; and one sister, Loretta Hart.
Mr. Wolz is survived by one son, Richard Wolz and wife Diane, Lee's Summit; three daughters, Debbie Hudson and husband Larry, Wright City, Pattie Schowe and husband Ron, and Cindy DeBoeuf and husband Bruce, all of Washington; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one sister, Leona Emmerich, Salisbury; and two brothers, Bernard Wolz, Glasgow, and Vernon Wolz, Wellsville, Kan.
A funeral Mass was celebrated Monday, May 5, at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Washington, with the Rev. Michael Boehm officiating.
Burial was in St. Francis Borgia Cemetery, Washington.
Memorials may be given to the
To send condolences to the family, visit www.oltmannfuneralhome.com.
The Wolz family was served by Oltmann Funeral Home, Washington.
Published in The Missourian on May 7, 2014