Wayne James “Wolfman” “Wolfie” Ginn
April 28, 1950 - September 24, 2023
Wayne James “Wolfman” “Wolfie” Ginn, age 73, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, September 24, 2023.
Born in Wilmington, DE on April 28, 1950, he was a son of the late James C. and Joan (Wilhelm) Ginn. Wolfie was a graduate of Christiana High School. Following graduation, he made a lifelong career with Verizon, retiring after 30 years of dedicated service. Wolfie then spent 6 years working for Martin Honda.
A true outdoorsman, Wolfie was an avid bass fisherman. He was a life member of the Delaware City Recreation Club, where he loved playing horseshoes. He also bowled for the telephone company at Bowlerama and on another league at Pleasant Hills.
Wolfie is survived by his fiancé and caretaker, Jane Nickle; son, Steven Ginn (Wendy) of Loganville, GA; brother, David Ginn (Karen) of Wilmington; grandchildren, Tiffany, Steven II, Stephanie, Emma, and Hunter; and great-grandchildren, Kendall, Addison, and Kara.
The Ginn family would like to extend a special thank you to his wonderful neighbor and dear friend, Kevin Kaiser, for all his care and assistance in taking care of Wolfie.
All services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Wolfie’s memory to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA 22116-7023 or online by clicking here, or to the Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131 or online by clicking here.