Mary C. Salas
Born on July 21, 1945
MARY C. SALAS
VICTORIA - Mary Cortinas Salas, 68, passed away on Tuesday, December 3, 2013. She was born on July 21, 1945 in Goliad to the late Manuel and Juanita Cabrera Cortinas.
Mary was a housewife who loved cooking and family. She was the rock for her family and friends. She never met a stranger and was a very forgiving individual. Mary loved bingo and had a green thumb.
Survivors include daughter, Sue Ann Zapata (Rudy) of Seguin; sons, Ruben Sertuche of Victoria, Benny Sertuche (Janet) of Victoria, Nate Joe Sertuche, Jr. of Victoria; companion, Trinidad Hernandez; sister, Delia Cantu (Joe) of Victoria; brother, Elias Cortinas of Victoria; Nine grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Sammy Salas; brother, Raymundo Cortinas.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm on Friday, December 6, 2013 at Grace Funeral Home. Rosary will follow at 7 pm. Funeral Services will be on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 10 am at Grace Funeral Home with Pastor Carl Schneider officiating. Burial will follow at Resurrection Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Rick Cantu, Joe Cantu, Jr., Chris Hernandez, Elias Cortinas, Jr., Jose Zapata, and Adam James Juntunen.
Donations in Mary's name may be made to help defray funeral expenses.
Arrangements under the care of Grace Funeral Home.