Leland E. Wolfe

Jan. 14, 1922 - Jan. 6, 2012

Leland E. Wolfe went home to the Lord on Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, at the age of 89.

He was the loving husband and companion to Alma (nee Stauffacher) for almost 66 years; proud dad of Carol (Thomas) Hahl, Laura Wolfe, David Wolfe and Marie (Dennis) Pijka; cherished grandpa of Nicole (Jeff) Voisin, Kristy (James) Bowman, Amy (Scott) Mrozinski, Jonathan Hahl, Joseph Hahl, Mark (Raquel) Peters, Michael (Suzanna) Peters, Matthew Peters (Wendy Williams), Monte (Maritza) Peters, Christopher (Suzy) Wolfe, Nicholas Wolfe, Kelly Pick, Heather Pijka and Heidi (Vincent) Magestro; and great-grandpa of many great-grandchildren. He was also the dear brother of Floyd (Mary) Wolfe, Dorothy (Robert) Stowell, June Hudson and George Wolfe. Leland is further survived by his son-in-law, Wayne Rohde, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Nancy Rohde; a grandson, Marty Peters; and his sisters, Evelyn (late Ellsworth) Ferry and Janet (late Sy) Johnson.

Leland loved nature and had a passion for gardening. He also belonged to the Kettle Moraine two cylinder club.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, at St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church, 410 Highway NN West, Mukwonago, and again on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the service at 11 a.m. at the church. Interment to follow at Vernon Cemetery.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.