BEEVILLE – Mrs. Evangelina (Eva) A. Salazar, 76, of Beeville, passed away on Oct. 26, 2020, in Victoria, Texas. She was born on Feb. 6, 1944, in Corpus Christi, Texas, to Felipe and Maria (Garcia) Alaniz. She married Victor Salazar on Dec. 10, 1966, in Corpus Christi, Texas. She had served as the administrator of Kid’s World Daycare and Learning Center for many years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Victor Salazar, Jr.; and one sister, Elma Salinas.
She is survived by her husband, Victor G. Salazar of Beeville; one son, Roland (Elda) Salazar, Sr. of Beeville; three grandchildren, Roland Salazar, Jr., Victoria Salazar and Artest Salazar; one sister-in-law, Senaida (Joe) Brown of Beeville. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation was held from 3-8 pm on Thursday, Oct. 29, at Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel. A rosary was recited at 7 pm. The body of Mrs. Salazar lay in repose at 9 am on Friday, Oct. 30, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. The funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 am with Father Richard Gonzales officiating. Interment followed at Beeville Memorial Park.
Serving as pallbearers were Justin Perez, John Perez, Michael Cantu, Diego Contreras, Eloy Salazar and Charlie Garcia.
Honorary pallbearers were Robert Luna, Jesse Perez and Carlos Salazar, Jr.
Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel