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Stella F. Salinas, born May 8, 1929 in San Antonio, Texas passed away peacefully surrounded by her family in the comfort of her home on Tuesday November 22, 2011 at the age of 82. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arturo Salinas (1991), her sister, Esperanza Davila (1979), her mother, Jesusa Cano (2000) and step-father Felipe Cano (1975). Stella attended Lanier High School. She enjoyed participating in bowling leagues and playing bunco with teammates who became lifetime friends. She was a devoted mother, wife, grandmother, great grandmother and friend. She and her husband were always ready to welcome family and friends into their home. She is survived by daughter, Jane Kotara (Pete); sons, Arturo Salinas Jr. and Frank A. Salinas (Virginia); grandchildren, Frank Jr. , Pamela, Peter Michael, great-grandchildren, Daren, Nathan, Eric, Malainah, and Xavier. Other survivors include brothers, Raul and Felipe Cano; sister, Lupe Lizcano (Bruce), sisters-in-law, Zulema Ferris, Ida Sanchez, and Rose Ann Torres; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Special thanks to Emma Salazar, Sarah Castaneda, Juana Herrera, Angie Segura, Gloria Hernandez, Diane Castaneda, Martha Hurley and her daughter JoAnn. Harbor Hospice: Julia, RN; Jeannette, CNA. Their love and care provided physical and emotional support throughout our Mother's illness. She will be dearly missed by all. Visitation will begin Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. at Trevino Funeral Home, 226 Cupples Rd. with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. that same evening. A funeral procession will depart the funeral home Monday, November 28, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. for a 10:00 a.m. Mass at St. John Berchmans Catholic Church. Interment to follow in San Fernando Cemetery No. 2. Service under the direction of...
Published in Express-News on Nov. 26, 2011