Clipped From Port Angeles Evening News
ROBERT V. SOLWAY Robert V. Solway, 25, of 3208 Regent St., Peabody Heights, was killed in an automobile accident June 7 while returning to his base at Fort Irwin, Calif., where he was stationed with the Army. Complete graveside services will be conducted by officers and men from Fort Lawton, at Mt. Angeles Cemetery at 1 p.m. Friday. The Rev; Wdodrow E. Crews will officiate with the Harper Funeral Home in charge. Pallbearers will also be from Fort Lawton. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert J. Solway, born here Oct. 25, 1937. He attended Washington and Jefierson grade schools and graduated from senior high school here with the class of 1957. After graduation he became an auto mechanic employed at the Green Bros, and the Robertson- Gray firms here. He was interested in music and often played the accordion at public and school gatherings. Except for the past six months, when he was in military service at Fort Irwin, the young man lived here all his life. Surviving relatives are his wife, Mrs. JoAnn Solway, a daughter, Vicki, sons, Stephen, David, Robby and Keith, all of Port Angeles; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Solway. His brothers are Alfred (Ted), Donald, of Port Angeles and brother William F. Solway with the U.S. Navy at China Lake, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews.