Roland "Ron" W. Wolfe, 86, of Conyngham, passed away Thursday evening, February 27, 2020 at Providence Place Retirement Community in Drums, following a lengthy illness.
Born in Conyngham, May 26, 1933, he was the son of the late Robert and Mildred (Eroh) Wolfe and spent most of his life in Conyngham.
Roland was a Banker for many institutions in the Conyngham and Nuremberg areas. He was a US Army veteran during the Korean Conflict having served from 1953 to 1955. He was a member of Conyngham United Methodist Church. He was also a member of the Conyngham Valley Historical Society, the Historic Brainerd & Cemetery Association, and Valley VFW Post #8161. He was the past president of CVCO former Conyngham Fire Chief and was a manager for Valley West Little League for 19 years. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, feeding the Conyngham squirrels and spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death, in addition to his parents, by his sister Ruth Slocum.
Surviving are his loving wife of 64 years, the former Madelyn Reese to whom he was married on April 30, 1955 in Berwick; two children Jeff Wolfe and his wife Vicki, Conyngham; and Rena Bicking and her husband Craig, Conyngham; six grandchildren, Brandon Bicking and his companion Tabby Sushko, Drums; Jeremy Bicking and his wife Maria, Exeter; Tyler Bicking and wife Trish, Drums; Cassidy Bicking, Conyngham; Gary Wolfe and his companion Katie Faris, Philadelphia; and Carl Wolfe and wife Alyson, Freeland; three great-grandchildren, Daphne, Penelope, and Myles; many cousins, nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be held Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 11 am in Conyngham United Methodist Church, 411 S. Main St., Conyngham, PA 18219. Burial will follow in Conyngham Union Cemetery. Friends may call at the church from 10 am until the time of the service.
Memorial donations may be made to the Historical Brainerd Church and Cemetery Assoc., PO Box 366, Sybertsville, PA 18251 or to Conyngham United Methodist Church, PO Box AB, Conyngham, PA 18219 or to the Conyngham Valley Historical Society, PO Box 131, Conyngham, PA 18219. Online condolences can be entered and more information is available at www.harmanfuneral.com
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Historical Brainerd Church and Cemetery Assoc.
PO Box 366, Sybertsville PA 18251
Conyngham United Methodist Church
PO Box AB, Conyngham PA 18219
Conyngham Valley Historical Society
PO Box 131, Conyngham PA 18219