Ruth Virginia (Morris) Solomon was born to Raphael Joseph & Mary Ann (Kelly) Morris, on September 11, 1931, in Deroush, B.C., and was the youngest of six children.
Ruth loved everyone unconditionally with her whole heart. She always made sure each and every one of us knew. She enjoyed weaving (making cedar hats, baskets and headbands), and making devils club beads. She always made sure she was busy. Ruth loved and cared about everyone, and when there was conflict she would be sure it was addressed and resolved, ensuring that the love of family be carried on by all generations.
Ruth is survived by her daughters: Virginia Alaniz (Leonel) and Ruth Solomon; her sons: Dewey Solomon Sr. (Sharon), Richard Solomon (Jolene), Ray Solomon (Dena), and Leo Solomon (Vanessa); her grandchildren: April Solomon (Phillip), LeeAnn Aranda & (Idelfonso III), Tysa Guerra (Ernesto), Allen Revey, Paula Oldham (Shane), Brian Solomon, Dewey Solomon Jr. (Paris), Ramon Solomon (Jeni), Richard ‘Ricki’ Solomon & Carol, Buddy Boome, Lora Boome, Guy Boome (Crystal), Preston Solomon (Stephanie), Zach Bunton, Cavanaugh Bunton, Samariah Solomon, Allen Julius, Robert Badillo and Rebecca Julius; great grandchildren: Jessica, Jorell, Keesha, Idelfonso IV, Emanuel, Eliana, Shayla, Cheyanne, Corey, Matthew, Britney, Ashley, LaKota, Jaiden, Cutrina, Corrine, Terilynn, StephAnn, JayBee, Gene, Kimberly, Ashton, Cordelia, Ezeriah, Dayzha, Harlow, Izabella, Hendrix, Jayden, Katlyn, Kyran, Todd, Destiny, Diamond, Page, Christopher, Lily, Alexander and Alysa; great great grandchildren: Nizhonie, Kyrie, McKenna, Emberson and D’Angelo; daughter in law Patsy Solomon; and numerous nieces, nephews and loved ones.
She was preceded in death by her husband Dewey Solomon Sr.; parents: Raphael Joseph & Maryann (Kelly) Morris; sons: Ronald Solomon Sr. and Arthur Solomon & Patricia; siblings: Raphael Morris II, Ronald Morris, Leo Morris, Thomas Morris and Marion Kelly; grandparents: Joseph & Jesse Kelly and James Maurice Morris & Lizzy Kinley; grandchildren: Troy Cooper Ronald Solomon Jr., Lee Littlesun Solomon, Kelly Solomon, Stephan Solomon and Matthew Solomon: great grandsons Christopher Damien and Kyle Damien.
There will be a prayer service held on Sunday, June 12,2022 at 6pm at the Wex’liem building. A funeral service will be held on Monday, June 13,2022 at 10am at Wex’liem with burial to follow at the Lummi Nation Cemetery.