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Isalene K. (Dudley) Wolfe, 87, of Gipsy, died on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family.

The daughter of James and Freeda (Costin) Dudley, she was born on May 26, 1932, in Borden, Ind.

Isalene married Paul “Bink” V. Wolfe on April 8, 1951, and they have shared over 68 years of marriage.

An active member of the C&MA Church in Burnside, she had been involved in many church activities. She had also been an active member of the Burnside Sportsmen’s Club  A homemaker, one of her favorite hobbies was doing puzzles. Isalene greatly loved her family and was fond of frequently telling them just how much she loved and cared for each of them.

She is survived by her husband, Paul “Bink” Wolfe; her five children: Ronald Wolfe; Wanda Sue Woods; Timothy Wolfe; Cindy Mattis and husband, Denny; and Toni Woods; her 15 grandchildren; her 18 great-grandchildren; her eight great-great-grandchildren and her three siblings: Fran Brown, Bruce South and Dale Dudley.

She was preceded in death by her parents: her twin grandsons: Kevin and Kelvin Pearce; her son-in-law: Charles Pearce; her brothers: Jackie, Jimmy, Thomas “Bud” Herman, Jerry and Johnny; and her sisters, Francis and Sharon.

Family and friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Rairigh Funeral Home Ltd., Hillsdale, where an 11 a.m. funeral service will be held on Friday, with Pastor Clayton Harriger officiating. Interment will be at Burnside Cemetery in Burnside.