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Jane Myers

Private memorial services for family of Jane Solinsky Myers of Grass Valley will be conducted.

Mrs. Myers died Tuesday, March 29, in Grass Valley. She was 86.

She was born May 22, 1918, in Oakland, to Frederick W. Roeding and Elsie M. Carruth. She attended Anna Head School in Berkeley and U.C. Berkeley. She married Edward H. Solinsky on May 13, 1938, in Berkeley and Sterling D. Myers on Aug. 5, 1978, in Zephur Cove, Nev. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Alpha Phi Sorority at U.C. Berkeley and was a Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Pink Lady volunteer. She enjoyed piano, gardening, knitting, travel, crafts, golf, sewing, singing and dancing.

She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law Steve and Susan Solinsky of Nevada City, and Rick and Lauri Solinsky of Truckee; daughter-in-law Linda Solinsky of San Rafael; granddaughters Tasha Solinsky Brown of Colorado, and Shana Solinsky of San Francisco; grandson, Brad Solinsky of San Francisco; and great-grandchildren Brandon and Talia Brown of Colorado. She was preceded in death by her husbands Edward H. Solinsky in 1974 and Sterling Myers in 1995; son, Tom Solinsky in 1989; grandson, Brian Solinsky in 1974; brother, Fred Roeding in 1976; and sister, Frances Roeding McKenna in 1998.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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