August 6, 1925 ~ November 14, 2020

Born in: Cleveland, OH
Resided in: Richfield, OH

Msgr. Robert C. Wolff, born August 6, 1925, the son of Peter and Rosa and the brother of George and Joseph all deceased. Msgr. Wolff is survived by nephew, Rev. Alec Wolff of the Diocese of Chicago and many loving cousins. He attended Our Lady Of Peace Grade School, Cathedral Latin High School, Sacred Heart Seminary in Detroit and St. Mary Seminary in Cleveland. Msgr. Wolff did graduate work in English Literature at John Carroll Univ., M.A. and Western Reserve Univ.,Ph.D. He taught at Borromeo Seminary and was Rector of Borromeo College, and Professor at John Carroll Univ. Msgr. Wolff was Associate Pastor of St. Stephen, and Pastor of St.Angela Merici and Guardian Angels Churches in The Diocese of Cleveland. In retirement, Msgr. Wolff served at most of the parishes in Summit County. Msgr. Wolff celebrated 70 years as a Priest on April 29, 2020.

A private graveside service will take place in Calvary Cemetery Cleveland due to COVID restrictions. A Memorial Mass Celebration will be held at a later time by Rev. Alec Wolff. Memorials may be made to Regina Health Center in Richfield or Famicos Foundation in Cleveland.

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  1. Life eternal grant, O Lord, to your servant the Priest Robert, and remember him forever!
    With many joyful memories of the friendship and pastoral guidance of our friend “Bob” especially
    at Guardian Angels Parish. You will always have a special place in our memories.

  2. My wife, who passed away in 2013, loved the Monsignor…we both enjoyed his sermons at St Joseph’s in Cuyahoga Falls…beautiful spirit..the world needs more priest like this man!

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