Roger G. Wolfe was born on July 13, 1946, in Kew Gardens, NY, and died on February 16, 2018, at home with his loving wife and kids at his side.
He was preceded in death by his parents Alfred and Emma Wolfe and his brother and sister- in-law, Dennis and Sandy Wolfe.
Roger served as a computer operator in the Air Force from 1966-1969. He moved to Austin in 1970 where he worked as a computer operator for an electric coop and briefly moved trailer houses. He then started his career in construction. He moved to McCamey in 1973 and started his own small construction business. He bought and operated Bakersfield Exxon in 1984 which he ran until his passing. He and his wife Marsha also successfully ran the M&R Ranch (Nevill Farms) where they raised cattle. Whether it was pulling the 5th wheel or taking the Yukon, Roger loved traveling all over the country, his favorite place was any place that had a casino. He also had a passion for fishing in his spare time.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Marsha; sons, Gary Wolfe, Brian Gryder, Brent Gryder and wife Kena all of McCamey; Gregg Wolfe and wife Candi of San Angelo, Brad Gryder and wife Catharine of Bastrop; Grandchildren; Shanen, Jaycie, Devin, Sterling, Kera, David, Travis, Brenden, Byron, Preston, Carolyn and Tori; and 13 great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 19, 2018 at Shaffer-Nichols Funeral Home in McCamey, burial will follow at Resthaven Cemetery. Viewing will be from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday February 18, 2018, at the funeral home with the family receiving friends from 3-5 p.m.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Shaffer-Nichols Funeral Home of McCamey.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to St. Jude Childrenâs Research Hospital or Make a Wish Foundation.