SULLIVAN CITY –Adelaida “Yaya” Salinas, 70, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 at Rio Grande Regional Hospital in McAllen.
Ms. Salinas attended La Joya High School and graduated from Texas A&I University. She taught school at various school districts and retired from the Texas Department of Human Services.
Survivors include her siblings, Arnaldo Salinas Jr., Aida Flores, Arturo Salinas, Alma Munoz and Alicia Salinas.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Arnaldo and Eva Salinas, and sister, Alida Hernandez.
A funeral mass was held on Feb. 15 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Sullivan City. Burial followed at Los Ebanos Cemetery.