William "Billy" Solberger passed away on March 27, 2014. Billy was born on January 3, 1952 in New Orleans, Louisiana. At the age of 10, he moved to Mobile, Alabama until 1968 when he relocated to Tallahassee and made this his forever home. Billy bled garnet & gold as an FSU graduate with a Masters in Social Work. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker he served the mental health community for over 35 years with dedication and passion at Apalachee Center, Inc. where he touched countless lives of clients and co-wokers that became his extended family.
Billy was dedicated friend and father and an avid SCUBA diver for over 15 years and angler all his life. Of all his accomplishments, being a dedicated dad to his 3 children & dogs was his greatest.
Billy was preceded in death by the love of his life, Terri McGarrity, and is survived by his children Ryan and Kristine Solberger, Ray and Ashley Webb, Blair Solberger and Emily Fox all of Tallahassee. Mother, Margaret Solberger, sister, Jane DeLung, brother, Jack Solberger, along with Doris Howell & the Brou family of Pensacola. The celebration of his life will be at Culley's, 1737 Riggins Road, Tallahassee, Tuesday, April 1, visitation 11am-noon, service 12pm. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate contributions to the Organization of Artificial Reefs where Billy served as a board member since 2009. Please send checks to O.A.R., 2545 Blair Stone Pines Dr., Tallahassee, FL 32301 note in the memo line in honor of Billy Solberger.
Arrangements under the direction of Culley's MeadowWood Funeral Home, Tallahassee, FL.