Daniel Martinez Salinas

September 29, 1930August 21, 2018

Daniel Martinez Salinas was born September 29, 1930, and was called home on August 21, 2018 after a lengthy illness to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

He was a kind and loving Husband, Father, Uncle and Great Friend to all who knew him.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Bayardo Salinas; his parents, Modesta Martinez Salinas and Jesus Garcia Salinas; also his sisters, Rebecca Salinas Ortiz (Juan), Rachel Salinas Castro (Alex); and his brothers, Guadalupe Salinas (Petra), Alfredo Salinas (Mary), Tito Salinas (Tillie), and Isaias Salinas (Maggie).

He is survived by his sons, Roberto Salinas of San Antonio, and Eduardo Salinas (Debbie) of Corpus Christi. He also leaves behind many nieces and nephews who loved him.

He joined the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Ft. Louis Washington and is a Korean War Era survivor, then after he worked at CCAD at NAS Corpus Christi as a Helicopter Engine Technician, after retiring at CCAD he enjoyed watching his favorite football team the Dallas Cowboys and loved listening to Big Band Music like Benny Goodman. He will truly be missed, May He Rest in Eternal Peace.

Visitation will be held at Memory Gardens Funeral Home on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 12 p.m.

Graveside Service will be held at Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. that same day with Full Military Honors.


  • Roberto Salinas, Son
  • Eduardo Salinas (Debbie), Son
  • Mary Bayardo Salinas, Spouse
  • Modesta Martinez Salinas, Mother
  • Jesus Garcia Salinas, Father
  • Rebecca Salinas Ortiz (Juan), Sister
  • Rachel Salinas Castro (Alex), Sister
  • Guadalupe Salinas (Petra), Brother
  • Alfredo Salinas (Mary), Brother
  • Tito Salinas (Tillie), Brother
  • Isaias Salinas (Maggie), Brother


  • Visitation Monday, September 10, 2018
  • Graveside Service Monday, September 10, 2018

Daniel Martinez Salinas

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Linda Castillo

September 10, 2018

Tio Danny Salinas with his sister Rebecca Salinas Ortiz, she loved him so much , now they’re together in heaven celebrating with all loved ones who have passed on 🕊🙏🏼🕊

Liza Ramos

September 7, 2018

He will be missed dearly. R.I.P.