Sholtis , Dennis G. 64
Dennis G. Sholtis, 64, of Manassas, Va., died Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. Born in Monongahela on April 27, 1949, he was the son of the late George A. and Blanche B. (Mido) Sholtis, grandson of the late George and Mary Sholtis and George and Julia Mido. He was a devoted son and a friendly man to all. Dennis graduated from Mon Valley Catholic High School in 1967. He graduated with a bachelor's degree from Georgia Southern College and a master’s degree in business from Ryder College. Dennis served in the U.S. Army in Germany, at which time his love of travel began. He retired from the U.S. government after a long career. He enjoyed traveling extensively through South America, Europe, and southeast Asia as well as the United States, in particular Las Vegas. He is survived by his sister, Darlene M. (Heino Beckmann) Sholtis of Edina, Minn; and nephew, Toby. In addition to his parents and grandparents, he was preceded in death by his nephew, Elliot; as well as five paternal uncles; three paternal aunts; one paternal cousin; two maternal aunts; one maternal uncle; and one maternal cousin. Friends will be received from noon to 2 p.m. Monday in the JAMES C. STUMP FUNERAL HOME INC., 580 Circle Drive, Belle Vernon/Rostraver Township (724-929-7934) http://www.jamesstumpfuneralhome.com, at which time a blessing service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday with the Rev. Vincent J. Gigliotti officiating. Interment will follow in West Newton Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Heart Association or the charity of one’s choice.