Martha Salido

Martha Salido, 53, of Las Cruces, NM entered eternal life on January 27, 2014 at Memorial Medical Center in Las Cruces surrounded by her family. She was born on January 30, 1960 in Deming, NM to Prisciliano and Catalina Salido. She was a loving mother, daughter, sister, aunt, grandmother and friend. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She liked gardening, crafting, shopping but most of all spending time with her grandson, Nathan. She is survived by her daughter Lisa Martinez and husband Johnny; her son, Ruben DeLaO and companion Alexis Hernandez; her step-sons, Peter DeLaO and Phillip DeLaO Jr. and wife AnaLisa; her grandsons, Nathan Gonzales, Randy and Isaiah DeLaO and granddaughters Desiree and Denae DeLaO; the father of her children, Phillip DeLaO; her mother, Catalina Salido; her four brothers, Prisciliano Salido and wife Debbie; Enrique Salido and wife Christina; Francisco Salido and wife Preciliana; Isaac Salido and wife Adela; her five sisters, Maria Tapia, Gregoria Salido and companion Ray; Luzelva Maestas, Angie Salido and companion Don; Adelaida Holguin and husband Cayetano and many cousins, aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Prisciliano "Papi" Salido and her paternal and maternal grandparents. Visitation will be Friday, February 7 at Terrazas Funeral Chapels from 1-2pm with the funeral service to begin at 2 p.m. with Pastor Joseph Gros officiating. Concluding service interment will follow at Hurley cemetery. Pallbearers will be Prisciliano "Prisci" Salido Sr., Francisco "Pancho" Salido, Enrique Salido, Phillip DeLaO Jr., Prisciliano "Priscito" Salido Jr., Isaac "Chucky" Salido, Stephen Gonzales and Keith "Kito" Smallwood. Arrangements are with Terrazas Funeral Chapels "Trusted care for the ones you love" ~ 575-537-0777. To send condolences, visit

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Terrazas Funeral Chapels
1 Fort Bayard Rd Santa Clara, NM 88026
(505) 537-0777

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on Feb. 5, 2014