Ignacio Salinas

July 27, 1937April 22, 2021

Ignacio Salinas, Sr., 83, entered into rest to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 22, 2021. Ignacio was born on July 27, 1937, in Juarez, Coahuila, Mexico, to parents Mr. Ignacio Salinas Flores and Mrs. Ofelia De Hoyos De Salinas, before moving to the United States. During Ignacio’s life, he achieved many accomplishments that range from being a Soldier, Husband, Father, Business and Real Estate Entrepreneur and Philanthropist.

Ignacio proudly served in the United States Army by enlisting in 1958 and serving until May 17, 1965, impressively attaining the rank of Sergeant in six years of service, before being Honorably Discharged. Ignacio met his lovely wife Maria Tomasa Salinas and fathered four children. Ignacio eventually became a business owner, within the Custom Stainless Steel fabrication industry, which led Ignacio to pursue his passion in the Real Estate Industry.

Everyone who knew Ignacio loved him for his charisma, sense of humor, honesty, and generosity. During his free time, Ignacio loved traveling, visiting local casinos, collecting stamps and coins, relaxing, bargain hunting, gardening, eating a juicy “rare-cooked” steak, fishing, spending time with family, barbecuing, earning and donating money.

Ignacio is survived by his wife, his children, Ignacio Salinas, Jr. and wife Evangelina, Monica Salinas Herrera and husband Anthony, Angelica Maria Salinas as well as Javier Salinas and wife Angelica. Ignacio is also survived by siblings Yolanda and husband Enrique Flores, Diamantina and husband Hector Estrada, and Gracie Gonzales.

Ignacio is survived by his grandchildren, Aaron (LeBlanc), Ignacio Antonio (Salinas), Alexia (Macias), Victoria (Salinas), Brianna (Torres), Christian (Torres), Madeleine (Billig), Lauren (Salinas), Selene (Salinas), Emily (Salinas), Victoria (Barrera), Matthew (Barrera), Abigail (Peredo), Eric (Herrera) and Elissa (Herrera). Ignacio is preceded in passing by his parents, and brother Norberto Salinas.


  • Ignacio Salinas, Jr. , Active Pallbearer
  • Javier Salinas , Active Pallbearer
  • Anthony Herrera, Active Pallbearer
  • Aaron LeBlanc, Active Pallbearer
  • Ignacio Antonio Salinas , Active Pallbearer
  • Christian Torres, Active Pallbearer


  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 6, 2021

  • Rosary Service

    Thursday, May 6, 2021

  • Military Honors Service

    Friday, May 7, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Friday, May 7, 2021


Ignacio Salinas

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Monica "Yogi" Herrera

May 4, 2021


I will always cherish my memories of you close to my heart. I know you will continue to watch over us and be smiling from up above. Until we see each other again, enjoy your time in Heaven. I love you my dearest DAD!

Anthony Herrera

April 25, 2021

Mr. Salinas, you gave away one of your most precious gifts to me. I promised you then and I promise you now, I will always take care of your daughter. She loves you more than anything and I will always honor that promise, sir. So, rest easy knowing I’ll do everything in my power to fulfill that promise.

victoria salinas

April 25, 2021

you will forever be missed jefe ♥️