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In Memory of

Maria Elena Salinas

July 22, 1945 - September 11, 2017

Obituary


Maria Elena Salinas, age 72, went to be with the Lord on September 11, 2017, in San Antonio, TX. She was born on July 22, 1945, in Rio Grande City, TX to Clemente & Adela Garza. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, friend, and life-long educator at Travis Elementary who will be dearly missed.

She is survived by her husband of almost 50 years, Arnoldo Salinas, Sr.; daughter, Melinda Salinas; son, Arnoldo "Arnie" Salinas, Jr.; daughter-in-law, Lina Salinas; granddaughter, Valentina Gonzalez; grand dogs, Rosey and Einstein; numerous other relatives and...

Maria Elena Salinas, age 72, went to be with the Lord on September 11, 2017, in San Antonio, TX. She was born on July 22, 1945, in Rio Grande City, TX to Clemente & Adela Garza. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, friend, and life-long educator at Travis Elementary who will be dearly missed.

She is survived by her husband of almost 50 years, Arnoldo Salinas, Sr.; daughter, Melinda Salinas; son, Arnoldo "Arnie" Salinas, Jr.; daughter-in-law, Lina Salinas; granddaughter, Valentina Gonzalez; grand dogs, Rosey and Einstein; numerous other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be 6 p.m., Thursday, September 14, 2017, with a Rosary and Prayer Service to follow at 7 p.m. at Sunset Funeral Home Chapel. The Graveside Service will be 9 a.m., Friday, September 15, 2017, at the Sunset Memorial Park Mausoleum 5000.

Condolences may be offered at www.sunsetfuneralhomesa.com. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Scleroderma Foundation (scleroderma.org.)