Robert Felix Wolf, 73, Bismarck, ND (formerly of Linton, ND) died March 20, 2019 at CHI St. Alexius Hospital. A funeral service will be held Monday, March 25th, 11:00 a.m. at Bismarck Funeral Home. The family will receive friends an hour prior to the service. Burial will be held Tuesday, March 26th, 2:00 p.m. at the ND Veterans Cemetery in Mandan.
Robert was born in Linton, ND on September 28, 1945. He was the son of Michael and Anna (Vetter) Wolf and was the oldest of 3 children. Robert joined the army at the age of 19 after graduating from St. Anthony High School. He served in the Army for 12 years where he was honorably discharged in 1976. Shortly after he joined the National Guard where he served until 2002.
Robert married the love of his life, Janelle Merrick, on July 15, 1988 and together they raised their six children in Bismarck.
Robert was always a very hard worker. He worked at the ND Highway department for many years. He then worked with Darby’s Extermination which became Plunkett’s Pest Control for 37 years. He enjoyed this work and his clients became lifelong friends. He eventually retired from Plunkett’s in December of 2017.
Robert lived life to the fullest every day. He enjoyed spending time with his family, was an avid hunter, and loved fishing. He always looked forward to his yearly deer hunting trip with his wife, children, grandchildren and brother in southwest North Dakota. Robert loved spending time outdoors gardening, taking care of his lawn and camping. He was a great card player and was always up for playing a competitive game of spoons with his grandchildren. His grandchildren were his everything and he loved spending time with them as often as he could. He will forever be famous to his family for his homemade ice cream he would make for special gatherings.
No words can express how much Robert will be missed.
Robert is survived by his loving wife Janelle Wolf, Bismarck; his children Russell (Lynell) Wolf, Roberta (Jerome) Kottsick, Jennifer (Josh) McCann, Angela Brown, Michael Brown, and Ross (Kara) Wolf; his 10 grandchildren, Dylan, Mariah, Estella, Matthew, Malia, Kathryn, Kara, Karson, Edyn and Kade; his brother Allois Wolf of Linton, ND; and his sister Anna Mary Moch of Kintyre, ND.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents Michael and Anna Wolf; his daughter Roxanne Wolf; and his great nephew Joey Moch.