Betty Wolff, 88, of Rochester and formerly of Redwood Falls died Thursday, May 28, 2015 at Cottagewood Assisted Living in Rochester. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, June 4, 2015 from Cornerstone Christian Church in Redwood Falls with burial to follow in Redwood Falls Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the church on Thursday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Arrangements are with Nelson-Hillestad Funeral Service of Redwood Falls. E-mail condolences may be sent via
Betty Jane Wolff, the daughter of Fred and Margaret (Schneider) Schoelkoph, was born November 4, 1926 in Wabasso. She grew up in Wabasso and received her formal education there.
On October 23, 1948, Betty married Howard H. Wolff and they made their home in Redwood Falls. Betty was a homemaker and assisted Howard in their business, Wolff Electric. She was an active member of Cornerstone Christian Church in Redwood Falls until moving to Rochester in 2005. Betty enjoyed gardening, baking, and canning as well as taking camping trips with her family.
She is survived by her sons Keith Wolff and Darryl Wolff, both of Lincolnville, Maine; daughter Sheila (Charles) Peloquin of Rochester; granddaughters Nicole and Emily Peloquin, both of Rochester; and brother Roger Schoelkoph of Danube. Betty was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband Howard.
Blessed be her memory.