Timothy Howard Solberg

Solberg, Timothy Howard Age 70, died of cancer Feb. 12, 2015, at home in Minneapolis. Tim was born to Clarence and Helen (Stolee) Solberg. The family lived in Bison, SD, San Bruno, CA, Mpls, and then Green Bay. He attended Southwest High in Mpls, graduated from West High in Green Bay, Concordia College (Moorhead) in 1966, and Luther Seminary (St. Paul) in 1970. He served ALC / ELCA churches in Montana, Washington, Idaho, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Iowa. Upon retirement he and his wife became members of St. Olaf Lutheran in Mpls. He often biked 10 mi. to work at Northtown Home Depot and loved the welcoming crew. He valued support from North Memorial Hospice. Throughout his life he had a passion for social justice. He loved music, art, travel, sports. He was preceded in death by daughter, Pamela. He is survived by wife, Kathleen; children Robert, David, Jonathan, Amy; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Memorial service is Feb. 28, 1 p.m. at St. Olaf Luth. Church, 2901 Emerson Ave. N., Mpls. Tim's body was cremated. Family requests that memorial gifts, in lieu of flowers, be designated for St. Olaf Luth. Church or New Directions Ministry, both at 2901 Emerson Ave. N, Mpls, MN 55411; or for Plymouth Christian Youth Center, 2210 N. Oliver Ave., Mpls, MN 55411.