Marvin's Story

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Marvin Wayne Solomon, 80, a lifelong resident of Boone County, passed away on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. He was born on January 25, 1937 a son of the late Rayburn and Inez (Smith) Solomon.
He married Patty (Heffner) Solomon on March 3, 1957; she survives. They were happily married for 60 years and were completely devoted to one another.
Marvin attended Pinnell High School. Early in his working career, he was in the fertilizer business with his dad. Later on, he began farming full time. He had been retired for some time but couldn't resist helping his son, Rusty, farm as needed.
As a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather he enjoyed his family. His first priority was to be a good husband, father and grandfather. He made sure that he was active in the lives of all of his family.
Visitation is planned for Tuesday, May 16, 2017, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Myers Mortuary, 1502 North Lebanon Street, Lebanon, Indiana.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home in Lebanon.
Interment will follow at Old Union Cemetery near Jamestown, Indiana.
Survivors include Marvin's wife, Patty Solomon; children, Candy Gruber, Russell Ray (Jody) Solomon and Angela Kay Seymour; grandchildren, Jamie Key, Casey (Demian) Harvey, Michelle Barany, Patty (Eric) Redmond, Sara Ann (Stephen Gentry) Solomon, Russell Ray Solomon, Jr., Ryan Wayne Solomon, Justin James Seymour and Katie Jolee Seymour; great grandchildren, Taylor Key, Kylia Key, William Key, Lukas Key, Cierra Redmond, Terrell Redmond and Alec Garrison; and sister Diana K. (Gene) Smith.
In addition to his parents, Marvin was preceded in death by a brother, Keith Solomon.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in Marvin's memory to the Alzheimer's Association, Greater Indiana Chapter, 50 East 91st Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, Indiana 46240 or the American Diabetes Association, 8604 Allisonville Road, Suite 140, Indianapolis, Indiana 46250.
On Line Condolences may be made at www.myersmortuary.com.
Published on May 11, 2017
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