Ronald Sholes

Ronald Denver Sholes Sr.

Tuesday, December 21st, 1937 - Saturday, July 4th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Ronald Sholes, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Ronald Sholes

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Ronald's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Ronald's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Ronald Denver Sholes, Sr., 82, of Walnut Drive Weston (Pricetown community) passed away on Saturday, July 4th, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Pricetown, WV on December 21st, 1937: son of the late William H. Sholes and Dollie (Harper) Sholes. On May 31st, 1963, he married Rosalee E. (Lofton) Sholes, who survives.

Mr. Sholes is also survived by one daughter: Karen Foster of Camden, one granddaughter: Samantha Hefner (Kevin Hefner, Jr.), and one great-granddaughter: Maddyson Hefner. He is also survived by one sister-in-law:Mary Agnes Sholes of Jackson Mill, several nieces and nephews and one special nephew: Mike Sholes. In addition to his parents, Mr. Sholes was preceded in death by one son: Ronald Denver Sholes, Jr., two brothers: Wilfred and Frank Sholes and three sisters: Charlotte Sholes, Alfreda Klicker and Willa Means.

Mr. Sholes was a retired tankman with the West Virginia Glass Specialty Company of Weston and was a program planner with the William Sharpe Hospital of Weston. He was a graduate of Lewis County High School and a member of the Waldeck United Methodist Church. Ronald was a veteran of United States Army National Guard. Ronnie’s hobbies included hiking, skiing, hunting and fishing when he was able. He enjoyed cutting brush and clearing the hillside as he would say.

At Mr. Sholes’ request, he will be cremated and a graveside service will be held on Friday, July 10th, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. from the Waldeck Church Cemetery with Reverend Peter Dietze officiating. Interment will follow services in the family section of the cemetery. Online condolences and life stories in memory of Ronald may be expressed at In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Waldeck Church Cemetery 886 Jackson Mill Road Jane Lew, WV 26378.

Hardman Family Funeral Home of Weston considers it an honor and privilege to serve the family of Ronald Denver Sholes.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ronald Denver Sholes Sr., please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Ronald

Service Details

  • Visitation

    No Visitation
  • Service

    Friday, July 10th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Friday, July 10th, 2020 11:00am
    Graveside Services at the Waldeck Church Cemetery
    Route 33 W
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Reverend Peter Dietze
  • Interment

    Waldeck Cemetery
    US Highway 33W
    WESTON, WV 26452
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Ronald here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Ronald Denver Sholes Sr by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Posted at 11:40am
Even though you are my uncle, you were my childhood friend. I have so many wonderful memories of us together. I love you. Rest in peace.

3 trees were planted in the memory of Ronald Sholes

Plant a tree

Laura Gould

Posted at 10:50pm
Prayers for family! Worked with Ron for many years, he was a very hard worker and always there to help you out. Enjoyed working with him.

Lester Hawkins

Posted at 02:57pm
I remember working with him on the admission unit E2 he made people laugh and listen to people he was a cheerful person even in hard time

Sheila champ

Posted at 02:10pm
Aunt Rosie Karen & Samantha and family
Your in our thoughts and prayers. We love you all. We have such fond memories of Rod. He was kind curious & quiet! man !!!!!! We had such a good time when the whole family went to the beach. He looked for shark teeth and sand dollars all week and was successful.
He will be missed by many. Rod was a good husband father & grandad and uncle.
God bless and much love.
Roger and Sheila

Elizabeth Abel

Posted at 12:59pm
Rose, Karen, Sam, and family,
I am so sorry for your loss. I can't remember a time that Ronnie (Hot Rod) wasn't a part of our family. I will miss his quiet gentle manner.
Love, hugs, and, prayers,
Libby and Roger

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: