Dorothy M. Wolfe
1926 - 2021
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Dorothy M. Wolfe, 94, of Rolling Prairie, Indiana, passed away Monday, May 31, 2021. She was born on Oct. 23, 1926, in La Porte, Indiana, to Martin F. and Gertrude D. (Nebelung) Schroeder.

Dorothy was a homemaker. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in La Porte, The Ladies Aid, Circle 8 and Altar Guild, all with St. John's Lutheran Church. In 1944 she graduated from Rolling Prairie High School, where she was a member of the 44 Club of Rolling Prairie High School.

On Oct. 19, 1946, in La Porte, Indiana, Dorothy married Calvin E. Wolfe, who preceded her in death on May 26, 2007. Dorothy is survived by her children, Linda (Albert) Vollmer of Rolling Prairie, Larry (Cathy) Wolfe of Tipton, Indiana, and Ronald (Teena) Wolfe of Rolling Prairie; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a brother, Milton Schroeder of Rolling Prairie; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and brothers, Wilbur, Martin, Wesley, Robert, Howard, Harold, Ervin, and Charles Schroeder.

Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, June 5, 2021, at St. John's Lutheran Church, 111 Kingsbury Avenue, La Porte, Indiana. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday following the visitation in the church. Rev. Dr. Kendall Schaeffer will officiate. (Note, all times are CST.) Burial will be at St. John's Lutheran Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church General Fund, 111 Kingsbury Avenue, La Porte, Indiana, 46350.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, in La Porte.

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Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Jun. 1, 2021.
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June 3, 2021
Jim and I have enjoyed our friendship with Dorothy through Larry and Cathy Wolfe. We have shared many family celebrations through Larry's family. We rejoice in her love of God and eternal life. Love to the family.
Jim and Shirley Hartsough
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