Otto Walter Wolff, age 80 of Rootstown, passed away Monday, December 10, 2012, at his home.
He was born January 9, 1932, in Hamm, Germany, a son of the late Ervin and Emma Wolff.
Otto moved the United States 1954 and served in the US Army during the Korean War. He retired as a welder with the Upjohn Pharmaceutical Company. Otto was a member of the German American Family Society of Brimfield. He enjoyed the outdoors, raising his whitetail deer and was also a beekeeper. Otto was affectionately known as "Oppi" to his grandkids, who he dearly loved.
Otto is now reunited with his beloved wife, Mary (Stolmayer) Wolff. He was also preceded in death by his son, Robert Wolff.
He is survived by his son, Eddy (Gay) Wolff Sr., brother, Werner (Henrietta) Wolff, grandchildren: Eddy (Shannon) Wolff Jr., Sara (Keith) Porter, and Brian Wolff, as well as his 4 great-grandchildren: Shylo, Emma, Lily, and Tehya.
Cremation has taken place and a memorial dinner will be held for family and friends on Sunday, December 16, 2012, from 2:00 - 4:00 PM at the VFW Post 1055 Hall, 6000 New Milford Rd., Ravenna, OH 44266.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com. Special thanks to the staff of Maplewood Care Centre and Crossroads Hospice.
(Wood-Kortright-Borkoski 330-296-6436 RC 12-13-12)