ISRAEL--WOLF. Wolf Israel, 63, died January 19, 2013, in Greenwich Village, NY. 
He will be remembered for his wit, charm, brilliant mind and humble lifestyle and will be sadly missed. A memorial will be held on Saturday, February 23rd from 3:00pm to 5:30pm at Tavern on Jane, 31 Eighth Ave. For information call 518-321-5505. 
In lieu of flowers, checks can be sent to: The Wolf Israel Memorial Fund, PO Box 163, Greenwich NY 12834, set up to publish his poetry and photographs.

Published in The New York Times on Feb. 14, 2013