ROLOF, Frederich Adolf

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.

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Bob and Bernice Guthrie

Our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences go out to Ruth and family during this difficult time. We have many fond memories of Fred during the 30+ yrs he and Ruth were our neighbours.

Shirley & Warren Wood

Our thoughts and prayers are with you
at this sad time , sorry we can’t see all of you
in person. Stay strong , stay safe

Marvin Rolof

So sorry that Uncle Fred has left us. Our deepest condolences to Aunt Ruth and all the family. He was such a positive force in my life and the many others lives he touched. Always the finest example of how to approach life with honor and respect. He will be deeply missed. Sorry we could not be there in person to pay our respects.

Marvin Rolof

My deepest condolences. Uncle Fred was such a positive force in my life and in the many other lives he touched. Always the finest example of how to live life with honor and respect. I wish we could be there in person to pay our respects.

Marlyne Garlough

Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.
My sincere condolences

Alan & Gail Lenko

Sending our deepest condolences to you Ruth and the all of the Families.

Vance Koberstein

I was so sorry to hear that Uncle Fred had passed away. I have so many fond camping and fishing memories growing up and those were trips I always looked forward to every year. The time spent together will be treasured and those memories will be cherished. So sorry for your loss.

Edward Stelmach

As a young Reeve in the County of Lamont in the mid eighties, Fred was a great mentor and provided guidance at a critical time to me. He taught me the value of patience and respect in working with the public. Wonderful lasting memories!

Leigh-Ann & Gerry Baird

Our heartfelt condolences go out the Rivard/Rolof Families. Fred was one of the kindest men we have had the pleasure knowing, a true gentleman. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

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