Retired Texas A & M Extension Dairymen Chris Woelfel Passed Away

Christian George “Chris” Woelfel, 82, of College Station, Tx., passed away February 11.  He was Extension Dairyman in Texas since 1978 and was retired Professor Emeritus of Dairy Science from the Texas A&M University.

Born in 1936 in Duran, Wis., he was also a proud member of the Knights of Columbus, American Dairy Science Association and National Dairy Shrine. He was a longtime committee member of the Western Dairy Management Conference. Chris was a passionate fan of Texas A&M Aggie sports teams for both men and women.

He was preceded in death by his brother and his parents. He leaves his loving wife, Mary Woelfel, five daughters, a sister, six grandchildren and  two great grandchildren.

The family invites donations to the St. Mary’s Catholic Center building fund, American Heart Association or the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation, the Woelfel Trust.

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