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It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, Felipe Salas, age 68, on Saturday, May 24, 2014, at La Posada-Mesilla Valley Hospice surrounded by his loving family. He was born July 13, 1945 in Durango, Mexico, to Jose and Francisca Mora Salas. Felipe was a farm laborer and a communicant at San Pedro Mission in Del Cerro. Those left to mourn his passing include his loving wife, Alejandra Delgado Salas of the family home; two sons, Cesar Salas and wife Adelaida of Mesquite, Jose Antonio Salas of Del Cerro; two daughters, Yolanda Solis and husband Ray of Los Alamos, Claudia Rios and husband Cesar of Mesquite; three brothers, Cruz, Santiago and Florentino Salas; four sisters, Agripina, Esperanza, Concepcion and Josefina Salas all of Marta Durango, Durango, Mexico. Other survivors include eleven grandchildren, Adrian, David and John Paul Salas; Arabel Ray and Evangelina Juanita Solis; Arely, Zaira, Angel, and Joshua Salas; Cesar Jr. and Jesus Rios; six great grandchildren, Lourdes Adriana and Adrian Salas Jr.; Hazel Salas, Xavier and Xzephanie Orduño; Lailah Ann Rios. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Arturo Salas and great granddaughter Nevaeh Salas. Visitation for Mr. Salas will begin at 6 p.m,, Wednesday, May 28, 2014 in San Pedro Mission, 137 Lomas Avenue in Del Cerro where the Prayer Vigil is scheduled for 7 p.m. Family and friends will join together to celebrate the funeral Mass at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 29, 2014 in the same church with Reverend Rogelio Martinez officiating. The rite of committal and interment will follow in Missionary Ridge Cemetery in Mesquite where he will be laid to rest. Serving as casket bearers will be Cesar, Adrian and David Salas, Cesar Sr., Cesar Jr. and Jesus Rios. Entrusted to the care of Baca's Funeral Chapels of Las Cruces. Your exclusive providers for "Veterans and Family Memorial Care." For online condolences logon to
Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on May 28, 2014
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