WPCNR MILESTONES. From the Ballard-Durand Funeral Home. September 5, 2013:
Michael Abraham Solomon died tragically while on duty in the White Plains YMCA on August 31, 2013. He was 68 years old.
Michael was born in Asmara, Eritrea on August 22, 1945. He is a beloved family man who is survived by his wife Meklite Ayele, son Dawit Solomon, sisters Mizan, Abebech, Menia and brothers Goithiom and Mekonen. His beloved niece Hanna and numerous family members also survive him.
We lost a man with high integrity, principal and humanity. Michael is not only a loss to his families but also to his community. Michael will be missed by his family and his friends. Visiting hours are Friday from 5-9pm at the Ballard-Durand Funeral Home, 2 Maple Avenue at South Broadway, White Plains.
Funeral mass will be at 10:30AM at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church in Elmsford. Interment will follow in the Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY.