June T. Salas

June T. Salas, 44, a longtime resident of Holman, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, in Holman.

She was born in Las Vegas on June 10, 1969 to Gilbert Salas and Rose Leyba-Salas.

A lifetime Catholic, she was a member of St. Gertrude's Church in Mora. She was a loving daughter, sister, aunt and friend. She enjoyed reading, embroidery, visiting with friends and was known to always help out anyone in need. She was a caregiver for the elderly.

She is survived by her parents, Rose and Gilbert Salas of Holman; sister and brothers, Irene Salas of Pecos, Obed Salas and wife, Pauline, of Rainsville, Dennis Salas and wife, Joanne, of Holman, Raymond Salas and wife, Susan, of Las Vegas, Melvin Salas and Lynn Lujan of Holman; special friend, Michael Peavey of Pecos; uncles and aunts, Juan Leyba and wife, Mary, of Chacon, Jesus Leyba of Chacon, Eliseo Leyba, Leroy Salas, both of Las Vegas, Dora Romero of Las Vegas, Olivia Leyba of Los Lunas; nieces and nephews, Obed Salas, Jr., Frances Salas, Monica Trujillo and husband, Danuel, Bryan Salas, Adeline Salas, Brandon Salas, Ida Rose Salas, Carla Roybal and husband. Lawrence; many cousins, relatives and many friends.

Rosary services will be held at 9 a.m. Friday with funeral mass after rosary, both services at St. Gertrude Church in Mora with Father Dennis Dotler as celebrant. Interment will follow at Chacon Catholic Cemetery in Chacon with the following serving as casket bearers: Obed Salas, Dennis Salas, Raymond Salas, Melvin Salas, Frank Leyba and Elcio. Serving as honorary bearers will be all her nieces and nephews.

Visit Rogers Mortuary's website: www.rogersmortuarynm.com to sign the online register book.

Arrangements under the direction of Rogers Mortuary, 600 Reynolds Ave. Las Vegas, 1-800-479-3511 or 425-3511.

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Rogers Mortuary - Las Vegas
600 Reynolds Avenue  Las Vegas, NM 87701
Published in Las Vegas Optic on Sept. 11, 2013