John and Laura Salas celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary on February 22, 2014 with a dinner hosted by family at La Hacienda Mexican Restaurant.
John married Laura Guzman on November 17, 1962. He is retired from VISD where he taught for thirty years. Laura retired from Detar Hospital after forty-seven years as a histotechnologist.
Children of the couple are Ruth (Dr. Tony) Tisdale of Keller, Liz (Tim) English of Austin and John E. Salas of Victoria. Grandchildren are Ashlee (Blaine) Culver, Rachel and Michael Tisdale, Shelby and Grant Salas, and Alexandra (Alex) English.