Elvira G. Salazar

October 4, 1921May 14, 2018

Elvira G. Salazar, 96, of Corpus Christi, TX passed away on May 14, 2018. She was born in Pleasanton, TX on October 4, 1921. She was married to Jose T. Salazar. Elvira was a homemaker. She loved fishing, camping and gardening and mostly she loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jose T. Salazar; maternal grandparents; Benito Trevino Vargas and Mary Lopez Vargas; parents Abraham Garcia and Eloisa Vargas; paternal grandparents, Juan Garcia and Apolonia Renedez Garcia; siblings, Anselma (Chema) G. Hernandez, Leonor G. Salazar and Abraham Garcia, Jr.; her children, Joe Salazar, Jr., and Frank Salazar. She is survived by her children; Josie “Chita” Figueroa (Eloy), Linda Salazar Rodela, Margie S. Rodriguez of Modesto CA., Henry Salazar, Abel Salazar (Rosa), Janie S Garcia (Ruben), Audelia S. Garcia (Raul) and Mary Ann Salazar (Miguel); She also leaves behind to cherish her memories numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held Friday, May 18, 2018 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 pm at Memory Gardens that same evening. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10:00 am at Memory Gardens Chapel with burial to follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.


  • Jose T. Salazar, Husband
  • Benito Trevino Vargas and Mary Lopez Vargas, Maternal grandparents
  • Abraham Garcia and Eloisa Vargas, Parents
  • Juan Garcia and Apolonia Renedez Garcia, Paternal grandparents
  • Anselma (Chema) G. Hernandez, Sibling
  • Leonor G. Salazar, Sibling
  • Abraham Garcia Jr., Sibling
  • Joe Salazar Jr., Son
  • Frank Salazar, Son
  • Josie "Chita" Figueroa (Eloy), Daughter
  • Linda Salazar Rodela, Daughter
  • Margie S. Rodriguez, Daughter
  • Henry Salazar, Son
  • Abel Salazar (Rosa), Son
  • Janie S. Garcia (Ruben), Daughter
  • Audelia S. Garcia (Raul), Daughter
  • Mary Ann Salazar (Miguel), Daughter
  • Mrs. Salazar also leaves numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren to cherish her memory.


  • Visitation Friday, May 18, 2018
  • Holy Rosary Friday, May 18, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, May 19, 2018

Elvira G. Salazar

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Christina Rodriguez

May 16, 2018

To all my Texas family, know that you are in our thoughts and prayers ,we love you all lots of hugs from your California family.