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Emidio Michael SOLTYSIK

September 30, 1974June 28, 2020

Emidio (Mimi) Soltysik, 45, of Los Angeles, CA, passed away surrounded by his wife, mother, and brother on Sunday, June 28, 2020, in his home.

Born September 30, 1974 in Reading, PA, he was the son of Mark and Beverly Camilli-Soltysik. His loving partner and wife of 13.5 years is Lynn M. Lomibao.

Mimi was a 1992 graduate of Schuylkill Valley High School. He went on to receive a B.S. in political science from Troy University and a M.P.A. from California State University, Northridge.

At the time of his passing, Mimi was employed by the Maggie Phair Institute in Los Angeles, CA, as a political educator. Mimi was a devoted activist for human rights, a lover of great music, and the best dad ever to his cats, Scottie and Freyja.

Mimi is survived by his grandmother, Rosalie (Barbitta) Camilli, parents, wife, brother, Steven M. Soltysik, and niece, Genevieve T. Soltysik, along with numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Memorial services will be held privately by the family.


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Emidio Michael SOLTYSIK

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Stephanie Kuster

July 1, 2020

I never had the chance to meet Mimi personally, but I followed him on FB. I feel lucky to have had him as a friend and Comrade. Y’all are in my thoughts.
-Stephanie Kuster
La Crosse, Wisconsin