The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

Five-day forecast

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo42° Slight Chc Showers

Wednesday

Hi60° Slight Chc Showers

Wednesday Night

Lo45° Rain Likely

Thursday

Hi63° Showers Likely

Thursday Night

Lo42° Slight Chc Showers

Friday

Hi62° Slight Chc Showers

Friday Night

Lo39° Slight Chc Showers

Saturday

Hi63° Partly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo40° Slight Chc Showers

Sunday

Hi64° Slight Chc Showers

Margaret Soland

Send to Kindle
Print This

photo Buy this photo

Margaret Soland

East Wenatchee, WA

Margaret Soland, 84, of East Wenatchee, WA, died Friday, January 3, 2014. She was born on November 8, 1929, in Chester, PA to John and Maud Bonesteel. She grew up in Glenside, PA and graduated from Beaver College, which is now known as Arcadia University, with two Masters Degrees, one in Education and the other in Corrections. In 1958, she moved to California, where she worked for the California Youth Authority at the Ventura School for Girls as a teacher and recreation director. She married Donald Soland in Las Vegas, NV on July 28, 1962. They made their home in Carpenteria, CA until August of 1970, when they moved to East Wenatchee. She worked as the Executive Director for North Central Washington Camp Fire in Wenatchee from 1971 to 1996. She loved to fish in the Wenatchee and Columbia Rivers and many of the local lakes with her husband and dear friend, Jane.

She is survived by a daughter, Karen Wilson and her husband, James of Bothell, WA; and two grandchildren, Jennifer and Josh Wilson of Bothell, WA. She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; and a brother, Evan Phillips.

A Private Family Memorial Service will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to North Central Washington Camp Fire. Arrangements assisted by Telford’s Chapel of the Valley, East Wenatchee, WA.

All comments are moderated before appearing. For more information, please read the approval guidelines. Questions? See our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy.

Comments Help

A few important points:

  • You must have a Disqus account to comment (your Wenatchee World login and Disqus login are completely separate)
  • You must provide your first and last name
  • Your comment must be civil

For more information see our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy