Dr. Dorothy M. Wolfe, of Brookville, was born on October 13, 1926 in Iowa, a daughter to Roland and Mildred Linder Galvin. She obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Iowa in 1946 and was a pharmacist for 50 years. Dorothy married George Wolfe on October 5, 1952 in Waterloo, Iowa and together they raised 2 children. She was a member of the Brookville United Methodist Church, Chitwoods, the Brookville Women’s Club, the Brookville Garden Club, and the Red Hats. Dorothy loved to travel with her grandchildren and loved learning about the world. On Thursday, November 26, 2020 at the age of 94, she passed away at McCullough Hyde in Oxford, Ohio.
Those surviving who will cherish Dorothy’s memory include one daughter, Anne (Todd) Thackery of Brookville; adored grandchildren, Katie (Ben) of Brookville, Hannah of California, Adam (Brittany) of Mississippi, and Abigail of Kansas, and beloved great-grandchildren, Gideon and Ezra. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband George in April of 2007, and her son, Carl George Wolfe.
Private services were held for the family with burial following in Klemmes Corner Cemetery.
To sign the online guestbook please visit www.cookrosenberger.com. Memorial contributions can be sent to Brookville United Methodist Missions at 150 E. 8th Street, Brookville, IN 47012, or to the Franklin County Humane Society at 107 High Street, Brookville or to the Franklin County Arts Council at 740 Main Street, Brookville. The staff of Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Dorothy Wolfe.