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Visitation

Maumee Cemetery
Tuesday July 21st, 2020
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

Saint Paul United Methodist Church
Wednesday July 22nd, 2020
10:30am

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Arla Jean Wolford

Arla Jean Wolford, 86, of Payne, passed away at home on Friday, July 17, 2020. 

Arla Jean was born in Payne on April 13, 1934, a daughter of the late Virginia (Kaiser) and Eugene Wobler.

She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, who was dedicated to God, her family and  her church. Arla Jean was also known to cheer for the Fort Wayne Komets and listen to Elvis Presley.

She will be sadly missed by her children, Ray (Jane) Wolford, Tom (Barb) Wolford, Teal (Jeff) Mobley and Roxane (Frank) King; brothers, Gary (Sophie) Wobler & Larry Wobler; 12 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and 4 on the way!

Arla Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Albert & daughter, Connie Marie.

Her funeral service is 10:30 am with viewing at 9:30 am on Wednesday, July 22nd at Saint Paul United Methodist Church in Payne.  We ask that you wear masks at all times, maintain social distancing and refrain from contact to keep everyone safe while participating in Arla Jean's funeral service.

Viewing is also Tuesday, 4 -7 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, 5761 SR 500, Payne. Please maintain social distancing and refrain from contact to keep everyone safe while attending the viewing.

She will be laid to rest at Wiltsie Cemetery.

Memorials may be mailed directly to Payne EMS, PO Box 58, Payne, Ohio 45880.

Fond memories may be shared at dooleyfuneralhome.com

FLOWERS AND OTHER TRIBUTES MAY BE DELIVERED MONDAY, 9 AM TO 5 PM AND TUESDAY, 9 AM TO 1 PM TO THE PAYNE FUNERAL HOME.


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Oh no Linda! We are going to have to put you in bubble wrap! Get well soon, prayers

Teal A Mobley Jul 21 2020 12:00 AM

I have many fond memories of this beautiful lady having grown up in same neighborhood. As our paths crossed many times over the years I learned a lot from her. My thoughts and prayers are with all of her family.

Ruth Lee (Boo) Jul 20 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Arla Jean Wolford

Tim Laukhuf Jul 20 2020 12:00 AM

Thank You Amy

Teal A Mobley Jul 20 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of Aunt Arlas passing. You are all in my prayers.
Also so sorry I cannot come to see all of you. I had an accident a week ago and broke my wrist and still in allot of pain. Wish I could be there.
Linda (Wolford) Ricker

Linda Ricker Jul 20 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Arla Jean Wolford

DAWN MILLER Jul 19 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Arla Jean Wolford

Bauer Jul 18 2020 12:00 AM

Rest in peace arla gene may have only known u for couple years.but u were one of the sweetest lady I know.gonna miss the stories and u looking out the door.till we meet again. Never be forgotten

Amy Kutzli Jul 18 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Arla Jean Wolford

John and Mary Garver Jul 18 2020 12:00 AM

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