He was preceded in death by former wife Mary Jane Gotschall; son Steven Slentz, two brothers and three sisters are also deceased.
Funeral services will be Monday, June 6, 2011 8 p.m. in the Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home at Carrollton with Rev. Dan Loomis officiating. Burial will be in the Grandview Cemetery at Carrollton with full Military honors. Visitation will be Monday informally from 2-4 p.m. and formally (family present) from 6-8 at the funeral Home. Memorial donations in his name may be made to either the American Cancer Assoc. or to Community Hospice Trump Rd. Carrollton.
A full obituary will appear in the June 11 print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.