In Memoriam: Joe Wulff


In Memoriam:  Joe Wulff

Joe Wulff passed away on Wednesday, Feb 22 in Eau Claire, WI.  He was born on April 21, 1933 to Martin and Cora Wulff, Mondovi, WI.  He was the first of 5 boys all raised on the family farm.  Joe graduated from Mondovi High School in 1951, attended Chippewa Valley Vocational School, and took extension classes through UW-Madison.  In 1957 he married his lifelong partner, Joan.  They were married over 65 years.

Joe worked for Phoenix Steel Corp./Lunda Construction his entire 43-year career.  He started working as a draftsman before advancing to Lead Estimator.  After Joe’s retirement from Phoenix Steel, he became an self-employed steel estimator.  Joe spent many hours at NWR Builders Exchange during those years.  He was always willing to share a good story and his knowledge & experience with others. 

Joe is survived by his wife Joan, daughter Janae, and son John (Casi); his grandchildren; He is also survived by 4 brothers Robert, Bruce, Ken, and Roger.

A memorial service will be held for Joe at Stokes, Prock, and Mundt Funeral Chapel located at 535 S. Hillcrest Pkwy, Altoona, on Saturday, March 4 at 2:00 pm.  Visitation will be held from 12:00 pm until the time of the service.