Salvador Salinas, 79, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, October 9, 2011 at his residence in Edinburg. He was born August 7, 1932 in Taft, Texas to Eluterio Salinas and San Juanita Guajardo Salinas. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife; Elvira G. Salinas, grandson; Abram Salinas and daughter-in-law; Adelaida Salinas.

He is survived by his sons; Juan Ruben (Marisol) Salinas and Juan Salinas, daughter; Samantha (Javier Collazo) Salinas, brother; Candelario (Gloria) Salinas, grandchildren; Rebekah Salinas, Orlando Zapata, Nellie Zapata, Stefanie Salinas and Victoria Salinas, great-grandson; Jove Ayden Pena and numerous nieces and nephews. He will be missed by his family, friends and all those whose lives he touched.

The Salinas family received friends, Thursday, October 13, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Peace at Ceballos-Diaz Funeral Home in Edinburg. A Memorial Mass was held at 2:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Edinburg. Funeral services were entrusted to Ceballos-Diaz Funeral Home in Edinburg. Visit his obituary at www.ceballos-diaz.com.