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Edward Daniel DeWolf, Sr.

May 4, 1947 ~ March 13, 2019 (age 71)
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Edward Daniel DeWolf Sr.

Newark - Edward Daniel DeWolf Sr., 71 passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at the Laurel House in Newark.

Family will greet friends on Saturday (Mar. 16) at Norman L. Waterman Funeral Home, Inc., 124 W. Miller St, Newark from 11 AM - 2PM. Please join the family for Ed's Memorial Service following calling hours at 4 PM in New Life Assembly of God Church, 7608 Rt. 31, Lyons, NY 14489. Private interment at Fairville Cemetery.

In memory of Edward, in lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Laurel House 224 Fair Street, Newark, NY 14513 or Fairville Fire Department, 2963 Route 88 N., Newark, NY 14513

Edward was born the son of the late Peter and Lavina (VanCassele) DeWolf on Tuesday, May 04, 1947, in Sodus, NY. Ed owned and operated "Ed's Disposal" from 1971 - 1983. Ed retired from the Town of Arcadia Highway Department in 2003 after serving 20 years. Ed enjoyed camping with family. He was a member of the Fairville Fire Department since 1974. Ed was the past fire chief from 2003 - 2006, fire police captain, and served as Vice President of the fire department. Ed was a member of the Wayne County Volunteer Fireman's Association, Wayne County Fire Police Association, Northern Central Volunteer Fireman's Association, and Wayne County Fire Chief Association. Ed and Betty were foster parents for 14 years and volunteered with Operation Christmas Child.

Edward will be remembered by his wife, Betty J. DeWolf of 50 years; sons, Edward (Renee) DeWolf Jr., Daniel DeWolf, and Gregory (Tammy) DeWolf; nine grandchildren; one great-grandson; daughter-in-law, Carol Austin; several nieces and nephews and many friends.

Edward was predeceased by his son, Jeff Austin; brother, Peter "Junior" DeWolf; sisters, Glenna Robinson and Nellie DeWolf.

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Donations may be made to:

Laurel House
224 Fair Street, Newark NY 14513

New Life Assembly of God Church
7608 Route 31, Lyons, NY 14489,

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