Charles F. Soltow
August 29, 1948 – October 13, 2013
Charles F. Soltow, age 65, of New Castle, DE passed away suddenly, on Sunday, October 13, 2013.
Born in Belleville, New Jersey on August 29, 1948, Chuck was the son of the late Charles E. Soltow and Jean G. Rommeihes Soltow. He proudly served his country in the US Army during the Korean War from 1968 until his honorable discharge in 1971. Chuck was employed as a mail handler for the US Postal Service and worked at the Quigley Boulevard location for 29 years before retiring in 2012.
An avid sports fan, he enjoyed golf and watching the Eagles and Phillies on television. Above all else, Chuck was a devoted family man and adored spending time with his grandchildren and seeing them grow up.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Roy A. Soltow and William H. Soltow. He is survived by his beloved wife of 44 years, Marie T. Dallago Soltow; sons, Jeffrey Soltow and wife, Tami and Bryan Soltow and wife, Tracy; daughter, Lisa Walls and husband, Charles; sisters, Jessie Buchner and Janet Miller; godson, Zachary C. Soltow; 8 beautiful grandchildren, Evan, Kaitlyn, Madison, Hayden, Bergen, Luke, Jordan, and Allyson; and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 2 pm on Saturday, October 19, 2013, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where friends may call from 1 pm until 2 pm.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 200 Continental Drive, Ste. 101, Newark, DE 19713 or to the American Diabetes Association 100 W. 10th St., Ste. 1002 Wilmington, DE 19801.