Carl E. Bolte, Jr. was a unique talent, patriot, leader, Christian humanitarian. Among his many accomplishments, he was a Missouri Tiger baseball letterman and graduate (two degrees), Navy captain with Korean and Vietnam service, 180-pint blood donor, Rotary Club No. 13 president, University Club president, Goodwill Industries board chairman, Salvation Army board, Beta Theta Pi Man of the Year, State Bank of Slater board director, Country Club Christian Church life deacon, prolific songwriter/playwright/author and generous tither to many causes. Love to his brother, Denny, and his family, to Jane's daughters, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and especially Jane, remembering many joyous years. You are invited to honor Carl with a generous contribution to the Rotary Youth Camp, 22310 NE Colbern Rd., Lee's Summit, MO 64086. Celebration of Life will be held April 13, 2024, 3-6 pm, at the Carriage Club, 5301 State Line Rd., Kansas City, MO 64112.

Published by Kansas City Star on Feb. 11, 2024.