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Beams Funeral Home

200 W Toledo St Box 5, Fremont, IN

OBITUARY

Joan Eileen Wolfe

January 10, 1946September 9, 2020
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Joan Eileen Wolfe, age 74, of Lake George, Fremont, Indiana, passed away surrounded by her family at her home on Wednesday, September 9, 2020.

She was born on January 10, 1946 in Kalamazoo, Michigan to Claude Harvey and Mildred Adelle (Balch) Phelps, they preceded her in death.

Joan attended high school in Kalamazoo, Michigan, graduated from Western Michigan University. She later served as an elementary school math teacher, in Hastings, Michigan. She later was a bank teller, and a teacher and care giver for Wee Creations Pre-school and Daycare at Peace Lutheran Church, Fremont, Indiana.

She was a member of Peace Lutheran Church, and sang in the church choir. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, making blankets, wood carving, reading books, and doing puzzles. She was a strong woman of faith, and loved her family very much.

Joan married Richard Arlen Wolfe on July 6, 1989 in Shelbyville, Michigan.

Survivors include her husband, Richard Wolfe of Lake George, Fremont, Indiana, her three children, Laura Yoder of Rockford, Michigan, Kenneth (Alyssa) Wolfe of Hudson, Indiana, and Kevin (Calista) Wolfe of Fremont, Indiana, grandchildren, Megan, Faith, Madison, Gavin, Harvey James Wolfe, Ellodi Bailli-Jaine Wolfe, great-grandchildren, Remy, Harlow, Cash, and Chance, a brother, Ron (Jean) Phelps of Otsego, Michigan, and her twin sister, Jean (Les) Jones of Warren, Michigan.

Funeral Services will be held at 2 pm Monday, September 14, 2020 at Peace Lutheran Church, Fremont, Indiana. Pastor Jeffrey Teeple will officiate the service.

Calling hours will be held prior to the service from 12 pm until 2 pm Monday at Peace Lutheran Church.

Burial will follow the services at Jamestown Cemetery, Fremont, Indiana.

Memorial donations may be directed to Peace Lutheran Church, Fremont, Indiana.

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    Monday, September 14, 2020

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    Monday, September 14, 2020

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Alyssa Wolfe

September 12, 2020

She was an amazing woman, mother, and grandmother and we will cherish her memories forever!
We love and miss you already!!

Calista Wolfe

September 12, 2020

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September 12, 2020

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Maddie Yoder

September 11, 2020

My grandma was so strong and beautiful and amazing.
I love you grandma so much, and will cherish all the memories I have with you.❤️

Laura Yoder

September 11, 2020

My wonderful , beautiful , sweet Mother. You taught me so much and were always there for me. I had you for almost 50 years and wish it was so many more. You gave me a blessed life and I am thankful for my childhood...so many precious memories growing up !!!
You have always been a Light in peoples lives and always tried to see the Best in others ...you are the Strongest women I know !!! Brave , Loving , Compassionate & Wise ❤
I have no words for How Much I love you and all Im thankful for .
You simply were the BEST Mom & friend to me . My heart is broken and will never be the same, I know you are wrapped in the arms of God and surrounded by angels .....
I will see you again.
Mama I will carry you forever in my heart ❤❤❤

Faith Tackett

September 10, 2020

My Grandma was such a beautiful strong women. Grandma I love you so much 💕 I'm so glad your in heaven watching over us all.

Calista Wolfe

September 10, 2020

There are so many many years of precious memories I have with this this wonderful lady! Here is my Favorite!

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