May 20, 2009
A Creed to Live By
OSCEOLA - Jeanette M. Soltys, 79,
died at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday May 20, 2009 in Our Lady of Peace Hospital,
South Bend. She was born on June 11, 1929 in Plum City, WI, to the late
Frank and Magdalene (Sagstetter) Hince.
On June 20, 1953 in
Minneapolis, MN, she married Joseph L. Soltys who preceded her in death
on August 24, 2005 in Osceola. She was also preceded in death by a
sister, Edith Hoffman and a brother, Joseph Hince. She was a retired
registered nurse. She graduated in 1947 from High School in Farmington,
MN. Received her nursing degree in St. Paul, MN. She was a member of
Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Mishawaka and a member of St. Anthony's
Circle at the church. Jeanette enjoyed working in her flower garden and
feeding and watching the birds.
Survivors include sons, Mark (Pat)
Soltys of Smokerise, GA and Frank (Mary Ellen) Soltys of Great Falls,
MT; daughters, Mary (Mike) Church of Elkhart, Edith Gulley of
Plainfield, IN, Clare Soltys of South Bend, Jane Soltys and her husband,
Jack Gilbert of Palm Harbor, FL, JoAnn Soltys of South Bend, IN,
Veronica (Greg) Soltys-Niemann of McKinney, TX and Adele (Shawn) Thurin
of Palm Harbor, FL; 27 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two
brothers, Frank (Gloria) Hince of Plum city, WI and William Hince of
Funeral mass will be held at 12 p.m.
(noon) Saturday, May 23, 2009 in Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 4508
Vistula Road, Mishawaka, IN, with Fr. Daniel Scheidt officiating.
Interment will be held at a later date in St. Vincent Cemetery. Friends
and family may call from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Saturday in
Zimmerman-Inman Funeral Home, Osceola Chapel, 1109 Lincolnway W.,
Osceola, IN, where a Rosary will be said at 9:15 a.m. Saturday. A
procession will form at 11:30 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home. Burial
will be held at a later date in St. Vincent Cemetery. Memorials may be
made to Queen of Peace Catholic Church.