Genoveva 'Jennie' Salazar
Born on July 31, 1931
GENOVEVA "JENNIE" SALAZAR
VICTORIA - Genoveva "Jennie" Salazar, 81, passed away on Tuesday, March 26, 2013. She was born at La Anaqua in Victoria County, on July 31, 1931 to the late Jesus and Maria DeLaGarza. She was a direct decendant of Spanish-Texas Pioneer Cattleman Don Carlos DeLaGarza.
She is survived by a daughter, Mary Jane Salazar Hernandez of Victoria; sons, Oscar Omero Salazar, Robert Albert (Rachel) Salazar, both of Victoria, Alonzo Alejandro (Alma) Salazar of Houston; sisters, Julia Ramirez, Josefa Jimenez, and Maria Alvarado; brother, Samuel DeLaGarza; grandchildren, Victoria and Sarah Salazar, Philip Kristopher and Eric Alexander Hernandez; great-grandson, Noah Salazar; numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was prededed in death by her husband, Alejandro Salazar; sisters, Tomasita Perez, Vicenta Contreras, and Gertrude Olivares; brothers, Alejandro, Jesus III, David, Antonio, and Reymundo DeLaGarza; and grandson, Alonzo A. Salazar Jr.
The family will receive friends at visitation on Monday, April 1, 2013 from 3-7 pm at Grace Funeral Home. A rosary will follow immediately at 7 pm . Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 2:00 pm at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church with Fr. Adolfo Arrquin officiating. . Burial will follow at DeLaGarza Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Philip Kristopher Hernandez, Eric Alexander Hernandez, Juan Salazar, Roger DeLaGarza, Ramiro Olivarez and Daniel Jimenez.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Jennie's name may be made to Alzheimers Association.
Arrangements under the care of Grace Funeral Home.