The Passing of Jeffrey Allen Wolfhope

Jeffrey Allen WolfhopeJeffrey Allen Wolfhope, age 55, died Thursday, February 4, 2016. Jeffrey was born, January 18, 1961 in Germany.

Dear loving husband for 30 years of Patricia Shostek Wolfhope of Fairfax, VA; father of Sarah Ann of San Diego, CA and Emily Rose of Fairfax, VA; son of David M. and E. Regina Hartshorn Wolfhope of Salix, PA.

Jeffrey is also survived by a brother, Buck Wolfhope (Lori) and two sisters, Mary Karl (James) and Kathy Schultz (Roger). Jeffrey is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and other loving family and friends. Jeffrey was proceeded in death by his brother Wm. David Wolfhope.

Jeff was a U.S Navy Veteran who served aboard the USS Will Rogers. Jeff was also a Fourth Degree Knight with the Fr. Francis J. Diamond Knights of Columbus Council # 6292 in Fairfax, VA. Passionate member of a Catholic Cursillo Community; He made the Men’s 124th Cursillo, and served as a Team member on the Men’s 126th Cursillo. He was a Cursillo Sparkplug for St Leo parish, and was a regular at the Wednesday evening Group Reunion at Fair Lakes Starbucks; Member of VFW POST 8469 and the American Legion Post 177 in Fairfax, VA.

Jeff was a true Harley Hog; he enjoyed the freedom of riding on the open road and was proud to ride with the American Legion Riders.

A Memorial Visitation will be held, Friday, February 12, 2016 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., (Rosary) at DEMAINE FUNERAL HOME, 10565 Main Street, Fairfax, VA 22030.

A Funeral Mass will be held, Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 11 a.m., at St. Leo the Great Catholic Church, 3704 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22030. Inurnment will take place at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children at

Published in The Washington Post on Feb. 8, 2016

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