Irene Solbrig(1920 - 2014)

TELL CITY – Irene M. Solbrig, 93, passed away March 4, 2014, at Golden Living Center-Lincoln Hills.
She was born in Perry County Aug. 21, 1920. Her parents were the late Frank and Philomena (Hilgenhold) Luecke. Also preceding her in death were her husband, Charles "Bud" Solbrig; a great-granddaughter, Amber Rogier and her brothers, Edward, Herman, Charles and Leo Luecke.
Irene married Charles L. "Bud" Solbrig Sept. 4, 1941, at St. Mark Catholic Church. He passed away in 2003. A member of St. Paul Catholic Church, she retired as food service supervisor from Golden Living Center. She enjoyed quilting.
Surviving are her daughter, Norma Jean Rogier (Marvin), of Tell City; a son, Charles L. Solbrig, Jr., of Marion, Ill.; her grandchildren, Greg Rogier, Marty Rogier and Stephanie Solbrig; her great grandchildren, Trent and Troy Rogier, Zachary and Abby Rogier and Anastasia and Kyrina Solbrig.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 6, at St. Paul Catholic Church, with burial in St. Mary's Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 8:30 until 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Huber Funeral Home, Tell City Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Catholic Church. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at www.huberfuneralhome.net.
Published in Perry County News on Mar. 6, 2014