Michael S. Solick (Eta Rho) 1936-2016
MICHAEL S. SOLICK, 80, OF SPRING CITY Michael S. Solick, 80, died at his home in Spring City, PA early Saturday morning, June 25, 2016. Born and raised in Summit Hill, PA, he was a son of Michael and Jean K. (Pogwist) Solick. A 1960 graduate of West Chester State College with a music degree, Mr. Solick spent most of his career as the Band Director at Phoenixville High School. In 1984 he voluntarily filled the elementary instrumental position in the school district and accepted Music Coordinator duties until his retirement in 1993. A veteran, he served for the U.S. Navy and was stationed in Pearl Harbor. He was a member of St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Spring City, PA. Mr. Solick is survived by his wife of 55 years, Joan Marie (Parr) Solick; three daughters, Michele M. (James) Sinnott of Phoenixville, PA, Lynn K. (Benjamin) Pupek of Warwick Township, PA, Pamela J. (Del) Fuller of State College, PA; son, Michael A. (Jaclyn) Solick of Gilbertsville, PA; brother, Walter S. Solick; two sisters, Anna Marie Grossman, Margaret Menconi; 12 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter, and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Solick was predeceased by one sister, Dolores J. Burton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Mass at St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, 3640 Schuylkill Road, Spring City, PA on Saturday, July 2, 2016 at 10:30 am. Officiating will be Rev. Charles R. O’Hara. Burial will be held in the Holy Trinity Cemetery, Phoenixville, PA. Friends will be received from 9:15 am – 10:15 am Saturday at St. Joseph’s R.C. Church. Contributions may be made to the “Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund”, www.fallenheroesfund.org, or by mail, One Intrepid Square, West 46th Street and 12th Ave, New York, NY 10036. Condolences may be made and the video tribute may be viewed by visiting www.PhoenixvilleFuneralHome.com. Arrangements are being handled by the Campbell – Ennis – Klotzbach Funeral Home, Inc., Phoenixville, PA.