Soltesz, 93, of Racine, Wis., died Saturday, Feb. 4. He graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in accounting and was a certified public accountant in Illinois and Wisconsin.
An Air Force veteran of World War II, he rose to the rank of 2nd Lt. and was a B-24 pilot. He later was a supply officer with the Fifth Air Force in Japan.
Funeral services will be held today in Racine. An obituary and guest book can be viewed at tribute.com.