Funeral Arrangements for Solly Hemus

Solly Hemus
Born: April 17, 1923
Died: Oct.  3, 2017


The following funeral arrangements for Solomon Joseph “Solly” Hemus were received early this evening from Lynda J. Carnegie. Thank you, Linda, for this important service to Betty Hemus, the Hemus family, and all of Solly’s friends and fans. Solly was a special treasure to thousands of people in as many ways and he is already sorely missed. God Bless this good man for a long life, well-lived.


The Carnegie Message on Funeral Arrangements for Solly Hemus

Hello everyone.

I wanted to let you all know that the funeral arrangements have now been made for Solly Hemus.  The visitation will be Friday, October 13, 2017, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Memorial Oaks Funeral Home and Cemetery, 13001 Katy Freeway, Houston, Texas.  The funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2018, beginning at 3:00 pm, also at Memorial Oaks Funeral Home and Cemetery.  The obituary will run in the Houston Chronicle on Saturday, Oct. 7, Sunday, Oct. 8, and Monday, Oct. 9.  You can access it on line at

For those guests who will need to travel to attend services, Memorial Oaks offers bereavement travel services through the Dignity Memorial Bereavement Travel Program.  By utilizing this program, fares are often available at rates well below those charged by the airlines, hotels or rental car companies for bereavement fares.  You may call 1-800-224-4177 to access one our bereavement travel specialists who stand ready to assist you and your family.  Simply utilize the password 2673.

Solly was a wonderful, funny and generous man.  I will miss him very much, as I know you all will too.



Lynda J. Carnegie

for Betty Hemus



Bill McCurdy

Principal Writer, Editor, Publisher

The Pecan Park Eagle


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