Theodore Wolf

Theodore Wolf

Theodore Wolf of East Falmouth died on March 12, 2013 after a courageous battle with brain cancer. He was 73.

Ted was born in Northampton on November 15, 1939, to Mae Wolf of Cummungton and the late Edward Wolf. He was the second of six children.

Ted had lived in the Falmouth area for the past 35 years. He was educated at Smith Vocational and Agricultural High School in Northampton. Following high school he served in the Navy. He enjoyed this experience, especially traveling to different places. This love of travel continued throughout his life.

Ted was co-owner of the Cataumet Saw Mill for the past 30 years. He was a creative master of woodworking with a strong work ethic and a mentor to many around him. Ted was always there for his family and friends. He was interested in teaching and sharing his ideas. He was curious to learn new things, especially with the younger generation. Ted was always on the prowl to find more antique yellow pine.

Ted was predeceased by his son John Wolf, sister in law Maureen E. Bucken, Dave Taddeo, and his in-laws Irene and Walter Bucken. He is survived by his wife, Ann, his daughter, Vicki Wolf of Redding, Calif., sons Todd of Cataumet and Rick of Mercer, Maine; his siblings Ronald Wolf and Richard Wolf both of Cummington; Diane Averill of Oaks Bluff, Mae Luchetti of East Lansing, Mich., and Rodger Wolf of Cummington, along with many in-laws, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and an uncle.

Services were held Saturday morning at Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, West Falmouth.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Dana Faber Cancer Institute, Neurooncology Department, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th floor, Brookline, MA 02445 Atten: Susan Korsmeyer, or to the Neeley House, 750 Washington Street, Box 0716 Boston, MA 02111.