Laura Louise Cahill SOLIS

Laura L. passed away peacefully at home in Granite Bay, CA, January 11, 2013 surrounded by her family after fighting courageously and gracefully with Neuroendocrine Cancer. Born April 5, 1964, in Santa Rosa, CA, she is survived by her loving husband, Steve Solis, loving daughters, Robyn and Sarah Torkelson, Loving mother and step-father, Wendy and Dean James, Stepsister, Jaclyn Solis, Stepmother, Carolyn Cahill, Stepbrother and Stepsister, Col. Douglas James and Allison Gaskin, Wilmslow, England. Laura is preceded in death by her Father, Charles Cahill. Laura was a graduate of Ursuline High School (Santa Rosa) and Sacramento State 1986, received her Master's Degree in Special Reading 1988. She spent 22 years teaching in the Carmichael School District. Laura was actively involved in community activities including Bayside Bible Study, Mothers in Touch and Roseville Pregnancy Center. Services will be held on Saturday, January 19 at 1:00 p.m. at St Joseph Marello Catholic Church, 7200 Auburn Folsom Rd, Granite Bay, CA. We would like to thank Laura's caregiver and friend, Dee Kee, all the beautiful friends that sent love and food to the house during Laura's struggle and Snowline Hospice for their loving care. To share in Laura's Life Story, please contact and

Published Online in the Press Democrat from Jan. 15 to Jan. 18, 2013