Donald Solomon

DATELINE: Cranston

Solomon, Donald, 92, died Friday, January 28, 2022 at HopeHealth Hospice. He was the beloved husband of Etta (Levine) Solomon for almost 70 years. Born in Providence, a son of the late Moses and Cecile (Konisky) Solomon, he had lived in Cranston for over 40 years, previously living in Warwick. He was a teacher for the Warwick school System for 34 years, retiring in 1991. He was a substitute teacher after retirement. Donald taught Sunday School at Temple Beth-El and Temple Habonim for 45 years between them. He was a member of Temple Beth-El and former member of Temple Habonim. He was a member of AFL/CIO Teachers Union.

Devoted father of Audrey Chubka and her husband, Glenn, of Cranston. Dear brother of the late Alvin Solomon and his late wife, Doris. Loving grandfather of Elisa. Cherished great grandfather of Esabel and Celia.

Funeral services and Shiva will be private.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to Reach Out and Read Rhode Island at


  1. Sheila Figarsky
    Jan 29, 2022

    Etta, I wish you peace and comfort as you grieve for Donald.

  2. Kyong Tuchapsky
    Jan 30, 2022

    I am so sorry for your loss.
    Your father lived quite a life and
    I respect what he did.
    I remember he was first male teacher.
    Also remember you are so proud of him.
    Give my hug to you Audrey ❤️
    Sincerely, Kyong Tuchapsky

  3. Valerie Chubka
    Feb 2, 2022

    I am so sorry for you loss Audrey. May he rest in peace in the Loving arms of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. May he live in your heart always. Much Love and prayers sent to you and your family. <3

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