Fred Rolof passed away peacefully into the arms of our Lord and Saviour at the age of 88 years on October 6, 2020.
He will be lovingly remembered by Ruth, his wife of 66 years; children Deb (Len) Hallowes, Rod (Carol) Rolof, Dawn (Jim) Taylor, Linda (Richard) Rivard; grandchildren Chris (Jaime) and Jenn (Matt); Candace (Mike), Nick (Ashley) and Vanessa (Jamie); Joel and Katherine; Derek (Maikki, fiancé) and Carly; as well as 11 great-grandchildren.
Fred was predeceased by his parents, Adolf and Augusta Rolof and his brother, Ernst Rolof.
Fred was a man of great kindness and patience. We were so blessed to call him husband, Dad, Grandpa, Great-Grandpa and friend. We will miss you always.
The family would like to thank the doctors and staff of the University of Alberta Hospital Stroke Recovery Unit and Dr. Simard and nurses of Unit 21, Palliative Care, Leduc Hospital for their kind and compassionate care given to Fred.
With current Covid restrictions, there will be a private funeral service on October 13, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Leduc, AB.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lutheran Hour Ministries, Leduc Community Hospital Foundation, or a charity of one’s choice.