Consuelo R. Salazar, 66, died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008.

She was born Sept. 14, 1941, in Robstown to Santiago Rivera and Apolonia Luera Rivera. She was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of Robstown.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Jesus Salazar; and three sisters, Maria Cabello, Rita Perez and Felicia Salazar.

Survivors include her husband of 48 years, Candelario Salazar of Robstown; her children, Esmeralda (Raul) Cisneros, Joe Salazar, Carol Ann (Bill) Bryant, Connie (Fabian) Gamez and Jesus Candelario Salazar, all of Robstown; four brothers, Israel Rivera, Miguel Rivera, both of Corpus Christi, Roberto Rivera of Edinburg, and Santiago Rivera Jr. of Robstown; four sisters, Henrietta Luna of Hollis, Okla., Rebecca Garcia and Carmen Rivera, both of Corpus Christi, and Lucy Garcia of Robstown; 13 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A prayer service was recited at 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 19 and 20, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel.

Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, at Templo Sion Church in Robstown. Interment followed in Robstown Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.