Cole Allan Wolfkiel, four year old son of Jacqueline Nicole Carlin and Curtis Lee Wolfkiel, passed away at the family residence, 21326 Gospel Hill Road, Venango on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. Born on August 23, 2012 in Titusville, Cole struggled with metachromatic leukodystrophy disorder since birth. In his few years of life, Cole enjoyed watching children’s television programs, listening to country music, and splashing in his bath water.

In addition to his parents and? his mother’s companion – Leon Stancliff Jr., Cole is survived by his sister – Emily Elizabeth Stancliff – at home; his maternal grandfather – Charles C. Carlin and his maternal grandmother – Deborah E. Carlin both of Pleasantville, PA; his paternal grandmother – Dianne Yvonne Wolfkiel of Hydetown, PA; his maternal great grandmother – Judith Ensle of Titusville; his paternal great grandmother – Flora Harvey of Hydetown; several aunts and uncles including – Ralph A. Wolfkiel of Titusville; Ryan S. Wolfkiel of Titusville; Dr. C. Jason Carlin and Dr. Chelsi Carlin both of Peoria, IL. Also several nieces, nephews, and cousins survive.

Preceding Cole in death was a paternal grandfather – Ralph Allan Wolfkiel; a paternal great grandmother – Betty Wolfkiel; a maternal great grandfather – Dwayne Carlin; a maternal great grandmother – Roberta Carlin; a paternal great grandfather – Edwin Wolfkiel; a paternal great grandfather – Clarence Harvey; and a maternal great grandfather – John Ensle.

No visitation or funeral service is being scheduled at this time. Memorial gifts may be given to the MLD Foundation.org; Hospice of Crawford County; or the Shrine Hospital in Erie.