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Robert W. Wulf

September 17, 1937 January 13, 2020
Robert W. Wulf
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Obituary for Robert W. Wulf

Robert W. Wulf, age 82, a resident of Plainfield, IL, passed away January 13, 2020. He was born on September 17, 1937 in Chicago.

Robert is survived by his loving children, Robert (Mary Beth) Wulf, Brian (Patricia) Wulf, Barbara (Randy) Alderks, Jennifer (Scott) Ehling and Julianne (Kevin) Wulf-Knoerzer; thirteen cherished grandchildren; his dear brother, Ronald (Janet) Wulf; as well as many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Elizabeth Wulf (nee Connolly).

Robert was a patriotic American and U.S. Army veteran. He loved his hometown of Bolingbrook and dedicated his life to serving the community in countless ways, including the 911 commission, Park Board of Commissioners, youth sports, the Animal Rescue Foundation, and supervisor of civilian services at Bolingbrook Police Department. He was a die-hard White Sox fan, enjoyed bowling and horse racing. Most of all, Robert was proud of his family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to the Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics (FAST) at

Visitation will be Thursday, January 16, 3:00 until 8:00 PM at the Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, corner or Routes 30 & 59, Plainfield. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, January 17, 11:00 AM at St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Church, 15629 S. Route 59, Plainfield. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Worth.

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3:00 PM 1/16/2020 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/16/2020 8:00:00 PM
Overman-Jones Funeral Home

15219 Joliet Rd.
Plainfield, IL 60544

Overman-Jones Funeral Home
15219 Joliet Rd. Plainfield 60544 IL
United States

Mass of Christian Burial




11:00 AM 1/17/2020 11:00:00 AM
St. Mary Immaculate Parish

15629 S. Route 59
Plainfield, IL 60544

St. Mary Immaculate Parish
15629 S. Route 59 Plainfield 60544 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery Final Resting Place

6001 W. 111th Street
Alsip, IL 60803

6001 W. 111th Street Alsip 60803 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics (FAST)


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