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Martin Wolff Jr.

Dec. 23, 1955-Aug. 29, 2009

Martin R. "Marty" Wolff Jr., 53, of Frazee, died Saturday, August 29, 2009 of injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident.

Martin Raymond Wolff Jr. was born the son of Martin and Dorothy (Dankert) Wolff on Dec. 23, 1955 in Fargo. He was raised and educated in the Sabin-Glyndon area. As a young man, he managed rental properties and later worked in the construction industry. Marty had a gift to gab and could talk to anyone. Ten years ago, Marty found the Lord and gave his heart to Jesus.

Marty was united in marriage to Joann Elijah Blu on Aug. 28, 2000 in McLaughlin, S.D. He enjoyed fishing, carpentry, leatherwork, painting and especially riding his motorcycle. He enjoyed time spent with his family and friends, especially with his sons.

Surviving Marty are his wife, Joann Wolff of Frazee; son, Joshua Wolff of Moorhead; stepson, James Gunthorpe Jr. of Fargo; mother, Dorothy Wolff of Moorhead; two sisters, Jami Motschenbacher of Moorhead and Debra (Richard) Poehls of Fargo; and one nephew.

Preceding Marty in death were his father, Martin Wolff Sr.; and two brothers, Timothy and Richard Wolff.

A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, at Agape Acres Ministry in rural Lake Park. There will be visitation for one hour prior to services at the church.

Arrangements have been entrusted to West-Kjos Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes. Those wanting to share memories and condolences are invited to use the funeral home's online messages of sympathy section at