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(February 20, 1932 – May 22, 2013)

Barbara K. Solosky, 81, of Auburn, died on May 22, 2013 at Brittany Manor. Barbara was born on February 20, 1932 in Midland, to the late Frank and Julia (Hanak) Kempl. On April 15, 1950 Barbara married her sweetheart Richard M. Solosky who predeceased Barbara on March 2, 2010. Barbara loved bird watching and gardening. She also loved traveling around the country. Barbara is survived by her son Richard L.P. (Eva Noworytta) Solosky of Evergreen, CO; grandchild Lindsey Solosky-Brown; great grandchildren Caprece Mackenzie and Braylon Brown; sister Julia Revoir; brother, Lawrence (Loretta) Kempl and sister-in-law Wilma Kempl. Barbara was predeceased by her son Robert; brothers Frank and John and brother-in-law Babe Revoir. Barbara was a member of the St. Anthony/St. Joseph Parish Communityand the Funeral will be held at the St. Anthony Worship Site on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 11:00 am with Father Tom Sutton officiating. The family will receive friends at St. Anthony’s on Wednesday from 10 am until the time of the service. Burial will follow at Old Calvary Cemetery, Midland, Michigan. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider The Chanda Plan Foundation, 4226 Raritan St., Denver Co, 80211.Smith-Miner Funeral Home, 2700 W. Wackerly, Midland is assisting the family. Online condolences can be left at www.smithminer.com