1986 RW2. Discovered 1986 Sept. 6 by E. Bowell at Anderson Mesa.

Named in honor of John M. Wolff, a long-time trustee of the Wolff Foundation. Endowed by Wolff's father, the foundation has provided support for children's hospitals, for children with special needs, and for arts and music organizations in Phoenix, Arizona, and St. Louis, Missouri. Generous donations to Lowell Observatory have enabled the construction of automated offset guiders and other instrumentation. (M 23541)

Name suggested by W. L. Putnam, citation provided by Putnam and M. L. Evans.

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