Solomon Mojtabai, retired vascular surgeon and proprietor of Solomon’s Collection & Fine Rugs of Quincy, MA, died at his home surrounded by loved ones on December 12, 2016. He was 74.
Solomon practiced vascular and general surgery at Framingham Union Hospital (now MetroWest) for over a decade. He completed surgical training at Boston University School of Medicine. In 1991, with his wife Nayier, a fellow Boston University alumnus, Solomon opened their first rug store, moving to the Quincy location on Hancock Street in 2002.
In addition to Nayier, Solomon is survived by his son, Kaveh Mojtabai of Quincy, his daughter, Homa Mojtabai of Santa Monica, CA and many beloved nieces, nephews and cousins. Friends and family are invited to memorial services to be held on December 14 at Lydon Funeral Home in Quincy starting at 10 AM. Internment to follow at Pine Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in memory of Solomon Mojtabai to support cancer research and patient care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284 or via www.dana-farber.org/gift.