Melanie Rose Solis

June 27, 1977November 14, 2011

Melanie Rose Solis, 34, of Victoria passed away November 14, 2011. She was born June 27, 1977, in Houston to Isaac and Maria H. Garcia Solis. Melanie was employed by the Victoria Independent School District for twelve years, and was a teacher’s aide at F.W. Gross Elementary where she worked with children whom she loved dearly. She was a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church where she was part of the ACTS community and sang with the choir for seventeen years. Melanie also enjoyed ballroom dancing, country and pop music, traveling and playing the violin. Melanie had a special place in her heart for animals.

Survivors include her parents, Isaac and Maria Solis; her brother, Steve Solis, all of Victoria; her beloved pets, Chico and Mandy.

A Rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm Friday, November 18, 2011, at Rosewood Funeral Chapels.

Funeral services will be at 9:00 am Saturday, November 19, 2011, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, Rev. Stan DeBoe officiating. Burial will follow in Resurrection Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Isaac Solis, Steve Solis, Ashley Wilhelm, Rick Garcia, Val Garcia and Al Solis.

Honorary pallbearers will be Michael Urbano, Leti Amaro, Laurie Perez, Fred Soto and Linda Sledge.

Memorials may be made to the Dorothy O’Connor Pet Adoption Center, 135 Progress Drive, Victoria, Texas, 77905.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 3304 Mockingbird Lane, Victoria, Texas, 77904, 361/573-3435.


  • Rosary

    Friday, November 18, 2011

  • Funeral Mass

    Saturday, November 19, 2011


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Arnold Metting

May 31, 2012

I am truly sorry for your loss. I just learned of your passing this morning. God bless you and keep you. We have another angel watching over us. Tell Uncle Robert that we will be along soon.

Melissa Lee

December 4, 2011

Mel will never be forgotten, always remembered. An angel from above that has now returned to be with the other angels. My prayers go out to the Solis family. Thank you lord for allowing Mel to touch so many lives and give so much love to people. I know you are watching down on us from the heavens. We all love you so much. May GOD bless your family.I Love You XoXo Melissa from Oklahoma City

November 30, 2011

Mel even though we never met in person im glad I met got to know you through twitter and are chat goup we love new kids on the block mel Humble kind sweet loving caring compasssionate person I will miss very much mel RIP Mel Vinny


November 28, 2011

Mel, what can I say other that I love you! You are the best!! I think about you are the time! You were and are my partner growing up!! I can remember so many memories that we have and I'll never forget them. I can't wait to see you again!! Every time I hear a song, we will sing it together!! Be ready! : ) I will!!! I can't believe you are gone, but I feel you everywhere! I want to shout to the world how much I'm proud to be your brother!! I will try my best
To live like you so I can be with you again someday! I love you Mel!!!!

Stephanie Roybal

November 22, 2011

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Jeremy Martinez

November 21, 2011

Hey cuz, been thinking about will ALWAYS be made an imprint in a lot of lives, hope you're doing the same for the angels in heaven.

Pete And Annette Delgado

November 21, 2011

To the Solis Family,

Annette and I are so sorry to hear about your devastating loss. You guys will be in our prayers. Try and take solace in knowing that you will have a special Christmas angel with you this year. They say "Only the GOOD day young" and Melanie was one of the BEST!!!

Lesley Burt

November 21, 2011

i really cant find the words 2 express my saddness, i may have only chatted 2 u on twitter but i feel like i did know u. RIP cover girl and we shall meet again, love and thoughts to u and all ur family, xxx

Isaac Solis

November 21, 2011

Melanie, I love you, missing you, my heart aches for you. I look for you in everyone I meet. I look for you in the clouds by day and in the stars by night..I wait for you to come to me in a dream so i can see you and your beautiful smile. Jesus will take good care of you till we see you again.We will alway remember what you said: Daddy touch your heart and that's where I'll be..LOVE DAD..

November 19, 2011

Our deepest sympathy to you at this time. It was a pleasure watching our girls grow up together, we enjoyed being your neighbors. May God con't to bless and keep your family is our prayer.
Larry,Patricia, Kim Hill, and Kristen