Jose R. Solano, 65, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013 in Lubbock.
Visitation will be from 1-8 p.m. Sunday, January 20, 2013 with a rosary starting at 6:30 p.m. Funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Monday, January 21, 2013 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Brownfield with Father Gerald Leatham officiating. Burial will follow in Brownfield Cemetery.
Mr. Solano was born April 22, 1947 in Willacy County to Florentino and Isabel Solano. He married the love of his life, Jasuita (Susie) Perez on August 6, 1965 in Terry County.
Those left to cherish his memories are his wife of almost 48 years, Susie; four sons, Jose Solano Jr. of Victoria, Paul Solano and Rosie of Austin, David Solano and Amanda of New Port News, Va., and Freddie Solano and wife Cindy of Fort Hood; one brother, Domingo Solano of Orange Grove and one sister, Angelita Gonzales of Brownfield. He was blessed with 16 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Bernaldo (Shorty) Solano.