December 26, 1923 - August 9, 2018
VULCAN- Bruno Solda age 94 of Vulcan, died Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the Oscar G. Johnson V.A. Medical Center in Iron Mountain, MI. He was born on December 26, 1923 in Caspian, the son of the late Guilo and Mary (Povolo) Solda. Bruno attended Vulcan Schools and served his country in the U.S. Air Force during World War II, and life member of the Norvulet Post #4581, VFW. He married Mildred Hallgren on April 30, 1949 in St. Stephen’s Church in Loretto. Bruno worked for Vecellio’s Appliance Store for 42 years, retiring in 1988. He was an active member of St. Barbara’s Church in Vulcan, and was also the maintenance man and an alter server for many years. Bruno was a very talented individual, building two houses of his own and assisting with his sons and daughters. He was an awesome wood worker, with his works displayed at many relatives homes. He could fix and build anything he put his mind to. He loved watching the Packers, and was a very good bowler, attaining a national honor count of 724 on Friday Night League. Bruno was a good Christian, a great role model, a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He is survived by his wife of 69 years Mildred; sons David (Jane) Solda of Vulcan and Donald Solda of Paradise, CA; daughter Nancy (Mike) Steeno of Vulcan; six granddaughters; nine great grandchildren; brothers Geno (Laverne) Solda of Norway and Lee Solda of Greenfield, WI; brother-in-law David (Judy) Hallgren of Negaunee; and several special nieces and nephews. Bruno was preceded in death by his granddaughter Sara Solda and sister-in-law Eleanor Frankini. Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 16 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at St. Barbara’s Church in Vulcan. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 11:30 a.m. at St. Barbara’s Church with Fr. Timothy Ekaitis, officiating. Interment will follow at the Norway Township Cemetery.
VULCAN- Bruno Solda age 94 of Vulcan, died Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the Oscar G. Johnson V.A. Medical Center in Iron Mountain, MI. He was born on December 26, 1923 in Caspian, the son of the late Guilo and Mary (Povolo) Solda. Bruno attended... View Obituary & Service Information
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