Melvin L. Solomon, 86, of Wichita, Kan., died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011, at his home.
Funeral mass was held Monday, Sept. 26, 2011, at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Wichita.
He was the son of Carl and Frances Triebsch Solomon.
He is survive by his wife Louise; six children; 14 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren; his brother, Elmer Solomon of Pearl, Miss.; his sisters, Dorothy Geisler of Marshall, and Shirley Maurer of Mission Viejo, Calif.
He was preceded in death by two brothers.