Zeeland, MI - Jose "Joe" Solis, 94, of Zeeland, Michigan entered into Heaven on Sunday, October 9, 2016. Jose was born in Olmito, Texas, on September 19, 1922, to Bruno and Higinia (Gonzalez) Solis. He faithfully served his country during WWII in the U.S. Army. Joe worked most of his career at Western Foundry and retired as a supervisor. Joe attended Calvary Baptist Church of Holland. Joe dedicated his life to being a loving and caring father to his daughter Michelle. He was happy and charismatic to all he knew and encountered. Joe will be greatly missed by his family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his siblings: Anselmo Solis, Olivia Cantu, and Maria Elena Castaneda, Consuelo Solis, Celia Solis Foust; his former wife Phyllis June, and his wife Carol. He is survived by his daughter Michelle Solis of Zeeland, sister: Eudelia (Lule) Solis Zomora of Texas, and many nieces, nephews, and extended family. A funeral service with military honors will be held at 1:00 pm, Friday, October 14, 2016, at the Yntema Funeral Home, 251 S. State Street, Zeeland, MI 49464. The Rev. Paul Davis will officiate. Visiting hours will be 12:00-12:45 pm prior to the funeral on Friday. Interment will be in Zutphen Cemetery.
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