Betty Ruth Soloman, 89, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 2:45 A.M. Monday, February 5, 2018 at Mount Vernon Countryside Manor in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born March 18, 1928 in Jefferson County, Illinois to Hobart and Mildred (Conlee) Darnell.
She was married to Howard Metten who preceded her in death. She then married Glenn Soloman who also preceded her in death.
She is survived by her daughters, Sherry Metten Cutler and husband, Wally, and Jane Metten Wittenbrink Reeves and husband, Ron; brothers, Warren Darnell and wife, Maxine, and Lindy Darnell; and sister, Deloris Darnell Brown; grandchildren, Tim Cutler and wife, Amy, Brett Cutler, Daniel Cutler and wife, Reba, and Brent Wittenbrink; great grandchildren, Adia, Gage, Caitlyn, and Kristopher Cutler, and Zac Zimmerman and Thorin Palmer; and numerous nephews and nieces.
Along with her parents and husbands she was preceded in death by her brother, Calvin Darnell; sister, Phylis Darnell Kunkle; and great grandson, Caleb Cutler.
She was a wonderful, loving mother to her daughters and grandmother to her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A Private Family Visitation will be held. A Public Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Oakwood Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois with Pastor Matt Griswold officiating. Burial will follow. Memorials may be given Connexion Church.