Jefferson C. “Pete” Bolt

Jefferson C. “Pete” Bolt, 78, of Mount Jackson, widower of Ellen Catherine Funkhouser Bolt, died Saturday, December 17, 2011 at the Winchester Medical Center.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 11:00 AM at the Zion Lutheran Church by Rev. Katie Gosswein. Burial will follow in the Zion Church Cemetery.

Mr. Bolt was born March 3, 1933 at Leesburg, Virginia. He was the son of the late Charles and Ruth Hurst Bolt.

He was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church and a veteran of the United States Army. He was also the owner of his own commercial construction company.

Mr. Bolt is survived by three daughters, Sherry Bolt of Manassas, Carol Sedoris of Fredericksburg and Robin Bolt of Lignum; four sons, Jeffrey Bolt of Goldvein, Robert Bolt of Mineral, Thomas Bolt of Culpeper and Daniel Bolt of St. Petersburg, FL; two sisters, Ruth Ann Ritter of Toms Brook and Barbara Showalter of Duck, NC; 14 grandchildren and seven great-grand children.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7 to 8:30 PM at the Dellinger Funeral Home, Woodstock.

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8 Condolences to Jefferson C. “Pete” Bolt




  2. Mary Ritter-Walker says:

    Not sure what you can say about Uncle Pete, he was a great person, He will be missed very much! I love him so much!!! He loved his family and always working hard for everything he has! Always had words of wisdom for me & I had alot of respect for him! Rest in Peace, you’ll always be apart of me. Love you .

  3. Shannon Grimsley says:

    Lots of prayers and well wishes to this awesome family. God bless you and give you strength through this difficult time.

  4. Ruth A. Bolt says:

    My siblings and I send our condolences and prayers to the family. Our father (Beecher Bolt) often spoke of his cousin “Pete” and remembered him with fondness.

  5. Cathy Jones says:

    May the grace of God give you comfort at this time. Find peace in the fond memories. My deepest condolences and prayers for the family.

  6. Joyce Wharton says:

    My prayers and thoughts are with you at this difficult time. May God’s grace give you comfort at this time.

  7. Lisa R. Jones says:

    Robin and family,
    So sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family have been through so much. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May you fine peace in knowing God is with you and your loved ones. He will cradle your father and mother in his loving hands. Deepest Sympathy, Lisa Jones

  8. Karen Ellis says:


    I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.