Lori Beth Solomon of Columbus, cherished daughter of Natalie S. Barr and the late Morton Solomon; dear sister of Gary Solomon of Columbus, Steve Solomon of Phoenix, Ted Barr of Brecksville, Mitchell Barr of Los Angeles and the late Jeffrey Barr; loving aunt of Stephanie, Marc, Michael, Jake, Adam, Ben, Drew and Annie, died Feb. 19 at age 51.
A graduate of Mayfield High School, Ms. Solomon attended Ohio University before earning her bachelor’s degree in political science from Baldwin-Wallace College (now Baldwin Wallace University) and her master’s degree from Case Western Reserve University. Over the course of her careers, she worked for Columbus State University, The Ohio State University, Capital University, the Columbus Jewish Federation, Jewish Federation of Cleveland and United Way. She enjoyed karaoke and was interested in political activism and epilepsy research. Contributions are suggested to the Epilepsy Foundation of Central Ohio, 895 Central Ave., Ste. 550, Cincinnati, OH 45202.