Reynaldo Salazar


Reynaldo Salazar

Reynaldo C. Salazar of Charlotte, passed away Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at the age of 86. He was born in Lampasos, Nuevo Leon, Mexico on October 9, 1930 to Juan and Rebecca (Castaño) Salazar.

Reynaldo is survived by his sons, Reynaldo S. Salazar and wife Clemencia of Charlotte, Jesse Salazar and Cynthia of Pleasanton and Gerardo Salazar and wife Leanna of Ohio; daughters, Olga S. Rivas of Charlotte, Estella Luna of Webster, Florida, Veronica Salazar of Charlotte, Mirta Salazar of Charlotte and Norma Salazar and Joe Castillo of Charlotte; brothers, Juan Salazar of Nuevo Laredo, Ricardo Salazar of Laredo, Gilberto Salazar of Nuevo Laredo and Raul Salazar also of Nuevo Laredo and sisters, Consuelo Castillo, Guadalupe Salazar, Sophia Salazar, Rebecca Salazar all of Nuevo Laredo and Concepcion “Concha” Ortiz of Laredo. He is also survived by twenty grandchildren, twenty-three great grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

  1. is preceded in death by his wife, Francisca Salazar; parents, Juan and Rebecca Salazar and sons, Rodolfo Salazar, Armando Salazar and Jose Salazar.

Visitation was held at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Charlotte on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from 3 – 9 p.m. with a rosary recited at 7 p.m. A funeral Mass was also celebrated at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 12 p.m with interment following at Charlotte Community Cemetery. Pallbearers for Reynaldo’s service were Johnny Ray Salazar, Gilbert Luna, Jr., Rocky Rivas, Ramiro Castillon, Anthony Salazar and Jose Salazar.

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