×

J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Directors

523 S Main ST, Grapevine, TX

OBITUARY

Simon Salinas

January 5, 1939July 24, 2020
Play Tribute Movie

In loving memory of Simon O. Salinas, beloved husband, father and grandfather, 81, went to his eternal rest on July 24, 2020. Simon was born on January 5, 1939 in San Juan, TX to the late Matias and Santos Salinas. He was a longtime Grapevine resident, active member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church of Grapevine where he was a charter member of the Knights of Columbus Council 7099, and honorably served in the United States Army.

He was married to his loving wife Maria Antonia “Tonia” Salinas for 47 years, before her passing in 2015. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Roman and Francisco Salinas.

Cherishing his memory are his children, René Martin Salinas and wife Christina and Marissa Salinas- Alvarado and husband Albert; grandchildren Mateo and Santiago Alvarado and Caroline Salinas; siblings and their spouses, Martina Gutierrez, Paul Salinas, Norberto Salinas, Enrique (Oralia) Salinas, San Juanita (Eddie) Rodriguez, Matias (Brenda) Salinas, Jr., Maria Dolores (Eloy) Barrientes, and Maria Magdalena (Ruben) Rocha; also survived by many nieces and nephews and extended family and friends.

Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00pm, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at Foust and Son Funeral Home. Rosary will begin at 7:00pm, following the visitation.

Funeral Mass will be 10:00am, Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 861 Wildwood Lane, Grapevine, TX 76051. Burial will follow at Grapevine Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital and Research, www.stjude.org

The family request that guests respect social distancing during the visitation and Mass.

Services

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, July 28, 2020

  • Rosary Service

    Tuesday, July 28, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, July 29, 2020

  • Committal Service

    Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Memories

Simon Salinas

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY
Raul Olvera

July 30, 2020

Don Simon , gracias por su amistad , gracias también por aver sido mi compañero, y también por las anécdotas q compartimos juntos, no se me olvidarán las palabras q me dijo y q ahora las estoy viviendo.

(Los nietos se quieren más q los hijos )
Descanse en paz

Kim Pearson

July 29, 2020

On behalf of everyone at VNA Ann's Haven Hospice, it was an honor to be of service to Simon and your family. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Matt and Brenda Salinas

July 27, 2020

We worked across the street from Simon and we often had lunch together. Many happy times. Matt says he was his mentor. He taught him how to drive. He learned alot about working on vehicles from Simon. And we will both remember that beautiful smile he always had. We will greatly miss him.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Learn more about the Salinas name

VISIT ANCESTRY.COM