Herbert R. "Herb" Wolfe, formerly of Galloway Township, died of cancer on Friday, Sept. 27.
Wolfe had a successful career as a reporter and news editor at various publications and as press secretary to Gov. Brendon Byrne before joining the local casino industry. He worked seven years at Caesars Atlantic City as assistant vice president of marketing and was instrumental in bringing the Beach Boys to Atlantic City for the largest outdoor concert in the resort's history in the 1980s. He later rose to president and CEO of the Showboat.
In Galloway, Wolfe enjoyed spending time with his wife, Patti, and daughters, Abigail and Rebecca
Visitation and a memorial service will be on Oct. 19 at Wimberg Funeral Home in Galloway Township.