Ronnie Soltys, 73, St. Joseph, MO, passed away Monday, January 27, 2014, at Heartland Regional Medical Center.
Ronnie was born in St. Joseph on April 2, 1940, to Frank Lawrence and Virginia (Murawski) Soltys. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Clarence Soltys and sister, Mary Ostrowski.
Ronnie retired from American Family Insurance Regional Office after 38 years of service. He also worked part-time as a bartender at D & G.
He married Addie Kaye Barber on June 9, 1979. She survives of the home. He is also survived by daughters, Shelly Grooms and Tracy Clark; son, Tim Weatherd; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and three sisters, Frances Cotter, Shirley Lawyer and Pat Murphy.
Services 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel, in St. Joseph, MO. The family will receive friends at the Chapel one hour prior to the service.
The family suggests memorial contributions to a charity of the donor’s choice.