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Michael J. "Mike" Wolf

September 29, 1956 - March 17, 2021

Michael J.

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Michael J. Wolf, 64, of Belvidere, IL passed away peacefully, Wednesday March 17, 2021 after a short illness.  Mike was born September 29, 1956 in Belvidere, IL the son of William A. and Sara (Tyson) Wolf.  Mike graduated from Belvidere High School and attended University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.  It was there at freshman orientation that he met and fell in love with Joyce Manning.  After graduation Mike returned to Belvidere where he continued in his career at Wolf Chevrolet retiring in 2013.  Mike and Joyce were married on August 26, 1978 in Rochelle.  Mike was connected to his community with his civic involvement with the I.O.U. club and Pheasants Forever.  When not at the dealership, Mike enjoyed all things outdoors.  He was an outdoorsman at heart; enjoying each opportunity to hunt, fish or play a round of golf. He was an avid sports fan following all the Chicago teams, Bears, Cubs, Blackhawks, Bulls and even the Illinois Illini.

Mike is loved and will be missed by his wife, Joyce; children, Mitchell J. Wolf of Belvidere, Matthew J. (Jody) Wolf of Rockford, Mary A. Wolf of Chicago; grandson, Brayden Petrie; siblings, John (Candy) Wolf of Belvidere, Callie (Jim) Marrs of Garden Prairie, Christopher, (Norm White) of Massachusetts; Uncle and Aunt, Jack and Peggy Wolf; many nieces and nephews.  Mike is preceded in death by his parents, brother, Thomas Wolf, and nephew, David Wolf.

The visitation of Mike will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL.  The funeral services will be private and livestreamed at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at www.Andersonfcs.com.  Burial of Mike’s cremated body will be at Belvidere Cemetery.  Memorial contributions can be given in care of the family.  To share a memory please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

Service Schedule

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

The visitation of Mike will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL.   Memorial contributions can be given in care of the family.  To share a memory please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

 

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
2:00 pm

The funeral services will be private and livestreamed at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at www.Andersonfcs.com.  Burial of Mike’s cremated body will be at Belvidere Cemetery

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Our hearts are with you today. Sending love and our deepest sympathy.

Jeff, Donna and Katherine Sanderson 2021-03-23T14:48:14

Joyce, Mitch, Matthew, and Mary,

I am so very sorry for your loss. Mike loved you all so much and he was so proud of his family. May you find comfort in the many memories and stories. I love you all.
Meghan

Meghan (Dowling) Lyman 2021-03-23T13:52:38

Sending my condolences to the entire Wolf family. ❤️

Danielle LeGrand 2021-03-23T12:29:54

John, I haven’t seen Mike in years. The photo memorial however perfectly displayed his love of family and that patented Wolf smile. My sympathies to the entire family.

Tom Wright 2021-03-23T08:17:41

Joyce, may the Lord be your strength during this most difficult time. Our prayers are with you always….Gary & Char Ratzlow

Gary & Char Ratzlow 2021-03-23T03:30:00

Dear John and Candy,

Mike and I are so very sorry about Mike’s death. It is so difficult to say goodbye to those we love so very much. May you find comfort in the love of family and friends, God‘s peace, and precious memories. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.🙏

Mike and Julie Johnson

Julie Johnson 2021-03-21T22:28:35

Dear John and Candy,

We are so very sorry about Mike’s death. It is so difficult to say good bye to those we love so much. May you find peace and comfort in the love of family and friends, precious memories, and God’s peace. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.🙏

Mike and Julie Johnson 2021-03-21T22:24:14

John and Candy: So sorry for your loss of your brother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you! God bless!
Greg and Sandy

Greg and Sandy Mitchell 2021-03-21T14:34:15

My prayers to entire Wolf Family❤️

Jacqueline Krause 2021-03-21T11:01:31

Our sympathies to the entire Wolf family.

Curt and Brenda Tobin 2021-03-20T14:55:06

Our deepest condolences to the entire Wolf family.

David and Karen Englund 2021-03-20T07:48:39

My deepest sympathy to all of you. Mike was a good friend that I knew well in high school and ever since. May your memories bring you peace.

Lisa Penticoff 2021-03-20T07:37:46

We are so sorry to hear this sad news and will be thinking of the entire family as they walk through this difficult time. May you feel peace and remember the wonderful memories you have of Mike.
Respectfully,
Kurt and Betsy Gamlin

Kurt and Betsy Gamlin 2021-03-18T16:29:27

I’m so sorry everyone. I’ll be there with you soon

Christopher Wolf 2021-03-18T15:22:30

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