ERNESTO PALACIOS SOLIZ, 91, died on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. Please take a moment and share a kind thought or memory with Ernesto’s family at www.andersonbethany.com.
SERVICES: There will be a Viewing at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home on Friday, March 27, 2020, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. A Graveside Service will be held at General Douglas L. McBride Veterans Cemetery (South Park Cemetery) on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at 10:00 AM.
On November 30, 1928, Ernesto was born in Colonia Dublan, Mexico, to Antonio and Maria Soliz. His parents came to the United States when he was a child. Ernesto was an Army Veteran and proudly served his country during the United States Invasion of Panama.
Ernesto was a master of carpentry all his life, and owned his own business, “Ernest’s Marble and Cabinets.” He liked to go camping, hunting, listen to Spanish music, and taking care of his yard and trees. Ernesto especially enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren when they came to visit.
SURVIVORS: Ernesto is survived by his children: Steve Soliz and spouse Angie, Efren Soliz and Fiancée Shawna, Renee Contreras, Rebecca Alcantar and spouse Ramon, Susana White and spouse Bob, Ernesto Soliz and spouse Lucy, Arturo Soliz and spouse Virginia, Raquel Salas and spouse Eddie, Gustavo Soliz and spouse Virgie, and Nieves Ana Soliz and spouse Tomas Urbina, Marta Chavez; step-children: Leonard Silva and spouse Ernestine, Delbert Silva and spouse Liz, David Silva and spouse Teresa, and Diane Moya; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
PRECEDED: Preceding Ernesto in death are his wife, Oralia Soliz; parents, Antonio and Maria Soliz; sisters: Isabel Garcia and Josephine Bautista.
The family would like to give a special “Thank You” to Mabel Fuentes, RN, from Home Health Care Services for providing excellent care of Ernesto and taking the extra time of visiting with him.
Ernesto Soliz will be dearly missed by his children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
Ernesto’s tribute was written in his honor by his loving family.