, Port Arthur, Texas

December 24, 2013

Jonathan "PaPa" Wolfe

The Port Arthur News

GROVES —    Jonathan “PaPa” Wolfe, 56, of Groves, Texas passed away Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont, Texas.

   Jonathan was born December 27, 1956 in Port Arthur, Texas to Joe Billy Wolfe and Ruth Walther Wolfe. He was a lifelong area resident and member of St. Paul Lutheran Church. He was Vice President of Finance and Operation at Lamar Institute of Technology Beaumont and associated with the Lamar Systems for 23 years. He was also a member of the Groves Volunteer Fire Department and dedicated and devoted lifelong volunteer of Groves National Little League.

   Survivors include his wife, Ruthie “RuRu” Wolfe of Groves; his mother, Ruth Wolfe of Groves; three sons, Joseph B. Wolfe, Matthew C. Wolfe and wife Amy, Benjamin M. Wolfe and wife Kaitlyn all of Groves and as good as blood son, Brett Wehmeyer of Port Neches; one sister, Jennifer Wueller and husband Butch of Town Bluff; three brothers, Mark Wolfe and wife Nancy, Kirby Wolfe and wife Patti, Chris Wolfe and wife Donna all of Groves;  brother-in-law, Stewart Brown and wife Kelly of Groves; five grandchildren, Jeffrey, Kadence, Jacob, Max and Peyton Wolfe.

   Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, December 26, 2013 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Groves, Texas with Reverend Richard Turner and Reverend Francis Schroeder officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Levingston Funeral Home in Groves.

   A visitation for family and friends will be held on Wednesday evening from 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p. m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church.

   Friends wishing to make memorial contributions may send them to: American Heart Association, Shriners Hospital, Groves National Little League or Groves Fire Department.