MISSION – Leobardo Salinas, 81, passed away on Friday, June 10, 2016, in Mission.
Mr. Salinas was born in Dr. Coss, N.L., Mexico and lived in Mission most of his life.
Survivors include his wife, Josefita Salinas; children, Jose Armando Salinas, Graciela Perez, Criselda Canales, Maria Elena Flores, Idalia Torres and Leobardo Jr. Salinas; siblings, Imelda, Maria Inez, Maria De Los Angeles, Isabel Cristina, Dora Thelma and Alejandro Trevino; and 22 grandchildren.
Mr. Salinas was preceded in death by his parents, Leandro and Juanita Salinas, and siblings, Leandro Jr. and Maria Elena Salinas.
A funeral mass was held on June 12 at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Mission. Burial followed at Valley Memorial Garden in McAllen.