Juanita Salinas Estrada

March 15, 1951October 2, 2021

Juanita Salinas Estrada 70, was born on March 15, 1951. Juanita was a caring mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She left this world suddenly on October 2, 2021 in her hometown Brownsville, TX.

She was Preceded in death by her parents Josefina R. Salinas and Jose Salinas; granddaughter Crystal Vazquez; brothers Alfredo R. Salinas and Jesus Salinas.

Left to cherish her memories is her daughter Josie Vazquez; grandchildren Joyce Yvette Vazquez ( Sergio Arriaga ), Frank Vazquez Jr. ( Liz Bazan ), great-grandchildren Kateleen, Jr. and Isaac; sisters Ninfa Lopez and Inez Betancourt.

Juanita was known for her loving personality and smile that lit up a room. She touched the lives of many with her kindness and generosity. She loved being surrounded with family and friends, especially her great-grandchildren. She was an unbelievable woman and the rock of this family she will be greatly missed. Juanita had recently retired as a BISD Paraprofessional of 32 years at Cromack Elementary.

Pallbearers will be Frank Vazquez Jr., Sergio Arriaga, Jaime Betancourt, Victor Betancourt Jr., Tony Saenz, Luis Lopez Jr., Joel Vasquez, and Jesus Salinas Jr.

My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

-Psalm 73:26

Family and friends are invited to attend a celebration of life gathering on Thursday, October 7th from 4pm-10pm with a prayer service at 7pm in Chapel of Peace at Funeraria del Angel Buena Vista. A Chapel Service is going to be held on Friday, October 8th at 12pm in Chapel of Peace. Followed by a burial at Buena Vista Burial Park. Funeral

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Funeraria Del Angel Buena Vista, 125 McDavitt Blvd., Brownsville, TX ., 956-541-5400, Dignity Memorial Provider.


  • Josefina R. Salinas, Mother (deceased)
  • Jose Salinas, Father (deceased)
  • Crystal Vazquez †, Granddaughter (deceased)
  • Alfredo R. Salinas, Brother (deceased)
  • Jesus Salinas †, Brother (deceased)
  • Josie Vazquez, Daughter
  • Joyce Yvette Vazquez (Sergio Arriaga), Granddaughter
  • Frank Vazquez Jr. (Liz Bazan), Grandson
  • Kateleen, Great Granddaughter
  • Jr., Great Grandson
  • Isaac, Great Grandson
  • Ninfa Lopez, Sister
  • Inez Betancourt, Sister

  • Frank Vazquez Jr., Pallbearer
  • Sergio Arriaga, Pallbearer
  • Jaime Betancourt, Pallbearer
  • Victor Betancourt Jr., Pallbearer
  • Tony Saenz, Pallbearer
  • Luis Lopez Jr., Pallbearer
  • Joel Vasquez, Pallbearer
  • Jesus Salinas Jr., Pallbearer


  • Visitation

    Thursday, October 7, 2021

  • Chapel Service

    Friday, October 8, 2021

  • Burial

    Friday, October 8, 2021


Juanita Salinas Estrada

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