Marjorie M. Solway, 83, formerly of Menominee, passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014, at Harbor Haven in Fond du Lac, Wis. She was born February 21, 1931 in Ipswich, England, to George and Hilda (Smith) Cook.
As the eldest daughter, she played a major role in caregiving for her younger siblings during and after World War II. She married George E. Solway of Menominee on August 2, 1954 at St. James Roman Catholic Church in Ipswich. As George continued in his military career with the United States Air Force, they resided near his duty stations in England and in America. After his retirement in 1968, they moved to Menominee and continued to make frequent trips to England. Marjorie was a loving wife and mother, devoting most of her life to the care and raising of her family.
She is survived by two children; grandchildren; and a great-grandson; her son, Kevin J. Solway of Crivitz; Kevin's daughter, Tiffany L. (Jason) Wesoloski and their son, Callen; and Kevin's (Molly Frievalt) son, Ryan Solway; Marjorie's daughter, Kim L. Schulte-Harness (USAF, Retired) of Eagle River, Alaska; Kim's sons: Nickolas Schulte and Korey Schulte; and Kim and Kermit's daughter, Sydney Harness; and surviving siblings: Diana Cook, Gordon Cook and Pamela (Cook) Corbran. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, George; and brothers: George and Reginald "Reggie" Cook.
Marjorie will make her final trip home to England with her children to be laid to eternal rest with her parents and family.
Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home is assisting the family.