John Salazar

Salazar, John Gilbert
February 27, 1933 - February 15, 2013
Passed away after several years of declining health resulting from cardiovascular disease. Survived by daughters Mary-Magdalen, Margaret-Mary, and Elizabeth-Monica (Larry). John leaves his wife of 54 years, Hortensia. Also survived by sister Rosa Maria. Proudly served 32 years U.S. Navy and Naval Reserves, retired Master Chief. Combat veteran, MIA and POW, Korean War, as well as two tours of combat duty, Vietnam. Graduated Cathedral High School ('51).
Mass of Christian burial and entombment held, Calvary Cemetary, Los Angeles.

Published in the Los Angeles Times on Mar. 24, 2013