BENAVIDES - Jose Humberto Salinas, 69, was laid to rest on Monday, May 1, 2017 in a Kingsville nursing home after a long illness. He was born in Benavides, Texas on October 10, 1947 to his parents, Ireneo and Isabel Salinas. He was a self employed carpenter most of his life and enjoyed spending his time fishing. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother who will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Anna Isabel Salinas, Mary Lou Salinas, Maricela Salinas; one brother, Jose Luis Salinas. 

Jose is survived by his wife of 45 years of marriage, Natividad "Nati" Salinas of Benavides, Texas; one son, Bobby Joe Salinas of Corpus Christi, Texas; one daughter, JoAnn Salinas of Benavides, Texas; two sisters, Angie Salinas Garcia of Benavides, Texas, Rosana Carrasco (Ernie) of Calallen, Texas; four grandchildren, Christie Ann Smith, Lori Ann Martinez, Angelica Isabel Salinas, Joseph Alexander Salinas; several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at the Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas with a Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. that evening. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 8, 2017 at Santa Rosa De Lima Catholic Church in Benavides, Texas. Interment will follow at the San DiegoCemetery in San Diego, Texas. 

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Arrangements entrusted to Garza Funeral Home, San Diego, Texas