George F. Wolf, retired plumber, at 87

September 28, 1990

George F. Wolf, a retired plumber and former union official, died Tuesday of heart failure at the Greater Laurel-Beltsville Hospital. He was 87 and lived on Louisiana Avenue in Baltimore Highlands.

Services for Mr. Wolf will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow at the Howard H. Hubbard funeral establishment, 4107 Wilkens Ave.

He retired nearly 20 years ago as a plumber after working for more than 50 years for contractors through the hiring hall of Plumbers Local Union 48.

Active in the labor movement and Democratic political campaigns, he was a former vice president and committee chairman of the local, which is part of the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industries of the United States and Canada.

Mr. Wolf was born in Baltimore and attended Strayer Business College. During World War II, he worked in area shipyards.

He is survived by his wife, the former Marie W.F. Hornig; a son, Raymond F.E. Wolf Sr. of Lansdowne; a brother, Kenneth J. Wolf of Rosedale; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

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