Jodi Faeth- Tragedy of Mike Wolfe’s Ex-Wife (Divorce and Children)
Jodi Faeth is the ex-wife of Mike Wolfe, creator and star of History Channel’s hit TV show American Pickers.
Her husband Mike alongside his co-host Frank Fritz travels around the country in search of treasure and antiques in the show and sells them for a good profit.
How old is Jodi Faeth?
She was born Jodi Catherine Faeth on November 2, 1970, in the United States of America. She is of Caucasian white descent and holds an American nationality
Jodi is 52 years old as of 2022. Her parents are David Collier Faeth and Carol Faeth.
She reportedly completed her high school in 1985 and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 1990.
Faeth worked as an accountant after her graduation. However, she took off after she became a mother in 2012.
She returned to work in 2012 but has been a housewife most of the time after the birth of her child.
When did Jodi Faeth and Mike Wolfe marry?
Jodi Faeth was previously married to reality TV star Mike Wolfe. They met through a mutual friend in 1994 after Jodi graduated from college and had started a job.
They soon began their relationship and married after 18 years of lovelife on September 8, 2012, in Franklin, Tennesse.
Prior to that, Jodi and Mike became the parents of their daughter Charlie Faeth Wolfe before their wedding in early 2012. Sadly, their daughter was born with a cleft palate and had to undergo several surgeries to fix it.
Clearly, they seemed to live together till their death but things turned sour and the couple separated in 2020.
Why did Faeth and Wolfe Divorce?
After being together for nearly 9 years, Mike’s wife filed a divorce from him at the Williamson County Chancery Court in Franklin, Tennessee, in 2021.
Jodi mentioned irreconcilable differences as the reason for their separation and listed the separation date to be June 2020.
The wife of the TV star also sought equitable division of their property and debt or approve an agreement on how to divide their marital estate.
Likewise, the couple’s child Charlie was living with Jodi at the time of their separation but they later agreed to a collaborative family law participation agreement.
After their divorce, Jodi is living a single life while her ex-husband Wolfe has moved on with his new girlfriend Leticia Cline.
Who is Mike Wolfe?
Her ex-husband Mike is a TV star, actor, producer, writer, and treasure hunter known for being the creator and co-host of the reality show American Pickers on the History Channel alongside Frank Fritz.
He was born on June 11, 1964, in the USA. He was raised by his mother Rita Wolfe and has two siblings. His father abandoned them when he was very young.
During the early days, he opened his own antique store called Antique Archaeology. He then started his own show “American Pickers”.
Mike has also published books “Art of the Pick” and “Kid Pickers: How to Turn Junk into Treasure”. Moreover, he also had a short role in an episode of the “NCIS” detective crime TV series.
Jodi has a Son from her Previous Partner
Jodi Catherine Faeth lived with her previous partner before she began dating Mike Wolfe. During her teens in the late 1980s, she and her then-boyfriend welcomed a son named Kyle.
However, they split when their son was just 6 years old. Jodi has been raising her child since then and he currently lives with her.
Diagnosed with Cancer
Jodi Faeth was diagnosed with stage 2 Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in 2013.
“Believe it or not even vegan, exercising, juicing mama’s get cancer. She added, “I was the last one to expect it. Life was everything I could possibly dream of then bam…”
However, she was free of cancer after a short time. Mike even posted a photo of the family on Instagram in 2020 and wrote “6 years cancer free today!!”.
Net worth and Income
Jodi Faeth lives a private life. So, her profession and income details are still not disclosed. She reportedly has a net worth of $100,000.
On the other hand, her TV star ex-husband Mike Wolfe is reported to be worth $5 Million. He makes more than $500,000 per season from the TV show by collecting and selling valuable items.
The couple lived in Le Claire, Iowa during the time they were married where they owned $175,000 worth of a house. The 5100 sq. feet property had a courtyard with 2 car garage.
Jodi has an Instagram account @jcfaeth but has kept it private. She is followed by 508 people.
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