Barbara Wolf


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Posted Online: Dec. 03, 2012, 5:19 pm
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Barbara J. Wolf, of Kewanee, died on Nov. 30, 2012, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria, Ill.
Services are 11:30 a.m. Friday at First Baptist Church of Kewanee, with visitation 11 a.m. to services. Burial is at Pleasant View Cemetery, Kewanee. Arrangements are by Schueneman-Tumbleson, Kewanee.
She was born on June 22, 1920, in Kewanee.
She is survived by her nephew and his family, Stephen and Jane Wolf of Sandwich, Ill., and their three children, Christopher Wolf and his wife, Susan, Batavia, Ill., Rebecca Wolf LaBolle and her husband, Matt and their five children, Sandwich, Ill., and Adam Wolf and his fiancee, Christy Flanagan, Chicago.












 




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