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Funeral set for WWII Navy vet Joe Wolfenberger, 86

Original post made on May 20, 2008

A memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Augustine Catholic Church for Joe Wolfenberger, a well-known long-time resident of Pleasanton who died last Friday. He was 86.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, May 19, 2008, 10:03 PM

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Posted by Cosmic-Charlie
a resident of Downtown
on May 20, 2008 at 9:44 am

Somethings been going on in this country for quite a while now, and that is more and more members of America's greatest generation, who fought and died to save the world from fascism, are disappearing at a phenomenal rate.

So when these kinds of stories show up in the papers, it warms my heart and makes me grateful for their sacrifices. So, thank you Joe... I salute you.


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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on May 20, 2008 at 2:08 pm

The world is a better place because of your sacrifice Joe!

Thank you.


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Posted by rick
a resident of another community
on May 20, 2008 at 3:23 pm

well said Cosmic-Charlie.

We can never pay enough tribute to those that fought in WWII.

God Bless you Joe!


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Posted by Heather
a resident of Downtown
on Jun 27, 2008 at 6:37 pm

The Wolfenberger's are a wonderful family. I am proud of the life Joe led, the sacrifices he made and the wonderful legacy he has left behind. Thank you Joe and thank you to his beautiful wife Barbara for being such special people. Lots of love, the Museum Staff and Volunteers


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