DANVILLE – Beverly J. Wolf, 83, of Danville, died at 2:49 am Tuesday (August 10, 2021) at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center, Danville.
She was born on July 9, 1938, in Danville, to George Richard and Helen Irene Scott Sharp. She married Thomas Wayne Wolf on April 11, 1963, at St. James United Methodist Church in Danville. He predeceased her in death on May 20, 2019.
The survivors are two sons, Christopher (Sonya) Wolf of Indianapolis and George (Natalee) Wolf of Danville; two daughters, Cathy Wolf of Danville and Trudy E. (Robert) DeRoeck of Covington, Ind .; one sister, Gloria Pfeifer; and five grandchildren, Natasha Wolf, Westin DeRoeck, Alexandria DeRoeck, Amy Wolf and Angie Wolf.
She was predeceased by a brother, Richard C. Sharp; and a brother-in-law, Donald Pfeifer.
Beverly attended Sherwood Music School in Chicago. Bev was one of the piano teachers at B&J Music in Danville and taught for 60 years. She loved to play the ragtime piano and was the first pianist at Beef House in Covington. Bev also played piano for years at the Danville Elks Club and the “Spirit of Peoria” pedal boat. She competed in the Old Fashioned Piano World Championship. Bev played organ, accordion, calliope and piano.
Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday August 17 at Robison Chapel, Catlin, with Pastor Jay Sorrell as officiant. Interment will take place at a later date at Danville National Cemetery. Visitations will be held from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesday August 17 at Robison Chapel, Catlin. Memorials to B&J Music students. Online condolences at robisonchapel.com.