Lawrence M. Wolfe Sr., 82

HANNIBAL, NY – Lawrence “Larry” “Moose” M. Wolfe Sr., 82, of Martville, passed away on Wednesday October 28, at Oswego Hospital after a brief illness.

Lawrence M. Wolfe Sr.
Lawrence M. Wolfe Sr.

A native of LaFayette, he was a son of the late, Paul and Florence Wolfe.

Larry retired as an operating engineer with Operating Engineers Local #545 of Syracuse after 50 years working at various construction sites.

He enjoyed making general repairs and fixing things.

He was predeceased by his first wife, Irene Moore Wolfe; children, Lawrence Wolfe, Irene Alexander and Stephen Wolfe; siblings, Paul, William and Carl Wolfe and Dorothy Reis.

Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Rita Hartnett Wolfe of Martville; children, John Wolfe of Sterling, Larry (Maureen) Wolfe of Rochester, Rita (Vincent) Stanley of Auburn,  Thomas Wolfe of Utica, Robert (Tina) Wolfe of North Syracuse, Beverly (Joseph) Harmon of South Carolina, Alan Wolfe of Missouri, Andrew Wolfe of Pennsylvania and Joseph Wolfe of Syracuse; siblings, Ralph (Dorothy) Wolfe and Florence Dann all of Baldwinsville; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, November 2, at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal.

Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, November 3, at the funeral home with burial at Hannibal Center Cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to be made to the Arthritis Foundation, Upstate NY Chapter, 3300 Monroe Ave., Suite 319, Rochester, NY 14618 or to American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, Mass. 02241-7005.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.