Reba (Seybold) Solko, 58, passed away May 4, 2021, in North Platte. Reba was born Jan. 14, 1963, in McCook, to Ronald and Donna (McKernan) Seybold. She grew up in McCook and graduated from McCook High School in 1981. Reba was united in marriage to Bruce Solko on June 4, 1983, in Trenton. To this union, three children were born. Reba and Bruce lived in McCook and Tecumseh before moving to North Platte in 1991. Reba worked as a para-professional for the North Platte Public Schools for 29 years and as a breakfast attendant at the Fairfield Inn and Suites of North Platte. Reba enjoyed her time volunteering for numerous youth activities. She served as a Girl Scout leader and Girl Scout cookie manager for numerous troops in the North Platte and surrounding areas for many years. She also served as a coach for softball, soccer and bowling. She enjoyed bowling on various leagues in North Platte for many years, especially in the leagues that included family members. Reba also enjoyed completing many crafts such as knitting, crocheting, plastic canvas work and cross-stitching. She had made quilts for all her children and grandchildren. Reba was preceded in death by her parents, Ron and Donna Seybold; in-laws, Louis and Irene Solko; grandparents; brother, Roy Seybold; and aunt and uncle, Mary and Dan Fetters. Left to mourn her passing are her husband Bruce of North Platte; daughter, Lisa Kackmeister and son, Bryan Solko, both of North Platte; son and daughter-in-law, Kevin and Cody Trusty-Solko of Sutherland; grandsons, Cage and Jace Kackmeister and Hazence Solko; aunt and uncle, Judy and Don Long of Linn, Kansas; brothers-in-law, Art (Jane) Solko of Salmon, Idaho, and Doug (Martha) Solko of Buckeye, Arizona; sisters-in-law, Colleen (Chuck) Breneman, Deb (Jay) Deselms of Platteville, Colorado, and Bev Anderson of McCook; and numerous nieces and nephews. Memorials are suggested in lieu of flowers. Services for Reba will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 11, at St Patrick Catholic Church with Deacon Matt Irish officiating. Inurnment will be at the North Platte Cemetery at a later date. The family requests casual attire for visitation and the services. Visitation will be from noon to 7 p.m., with family present 5-7 p.m., Monday, May 10, at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.
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Published by North Platte Telegraph on May 5, 2021.