August 6, 1943-April 23, 2014
Verl Wulf, 70, of Hay Springs, Nebraska, passed away on April 23, 2014 at Pioneer Manor in Hay Springs. Verl was born on August 6, 1943, in Milliken, Colorado to Harold and Bonnie Mae Wulf. As a child he grew up in Milliken and was educated in Milliken public school.
On April 23, 1974, he married Karen Dyk in Idaho. The couple lived in Colorado, where he was a long distance truck driver. In 1990, they moved to Walden, Colorado and started a towing service. While in Walden, he was involved in Search and Rescue, became an EMT, and was on the hospital board. In 2008 Verl and Karen moved to Hay Springs, Nebraska.
Verl enjoyed the animals, especially the goats and sheep, and gardening.
Verl is survived by his wife Karen of Hay Springs, Nebraska; his mother Bonnie of Greeley, Colorado; two brothers: Richard (Peggy) of Loveland, Colorado; Jim (Kathy) of Missouri; three sisters: Betty Burke of Texas; Irma (Richard) McMillan of Arizona; Danette (Dave) Crestin; Stepdaughter Christine Blem, Stepson Scott (Brenda) Crestin Blehm of Milliken, Colorado; and three grandchildren.
Verl is preceded in death by his father Harold, and two brothers Gary Lee and Earl.
A memorial service will be held on Monday, April 28, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Grace Community Church in Johnston, Colorado.
A memorial has been established in lieu of flowers in his name. Memorials may to Chamberlain Drabbels Mortuary, P.O. Box 451, Hay Springs, Nebraska 69347.
Chamberlain Drabbels Mortuary of Hay Springs is in charge of local arrangements.