Rosita Salinas Jaime Benavides - Rosita Salinas Jaime, 71 years of age, was called home on Monday, June 21, 2021 in an Alice hospital after a sudden illness. She was born in Benavides, Texas on August 30, 1949 to her parents, Ramiro Salinas and Maria Leal. She was a loving and devoted wife and mother who dedicated her life to her family. She enjoyed attending church, talking on the phone with family and friends, Bingo's, going to the game rooms, and especially looked forward to her family gatherings. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and sister who will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel Jaime; her parents, Ramiro Salinas and Maria Leal; a son, Rene Salinas; two sisters, Olivia Sanchez and Epifania Martinez; two brothers, Ramiro and John Salinas; two nephews, Oscar Sanchez Sr. and Robert "Big Bob" Martinez Jr. Rosita is survived by her two daughters, San Juanita S. (Robert J.) Saenz of Benavides, Texas; Nellie Salinas (Florence Garcia) of Hutto, Texas; one brother, Jose Luis (Christina) Salinas Sr. of Houston, Texas; three sisters, Mary (Robert) Martinez Sr., Oralia Salinas and Elisa Salinas all of Corpus Christi, Texas; one sister-in-law, Emma Lou Salinas of Benavides, Texas; two grandchildren, Jacob R. Saenz and Eliza S. Saenz (Alberto Arredondo Jr.); one great grandson, Alberto Arredondo III; her furry grandchildren, Ozzie and Coco; numerous nieces and nephews. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic we will be following all CDC and Government mandates and ask each guest to do so as well. Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 27, 2021 at Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. that evening. Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 28, 2021 at Garza Funeral Home Chapel in San Diego, Texas. Interment will follow at the Benavides Cemetery in Benavides, Texas.
Published by Alice Echo News-Journal from Jun. 24 to Jun. 27, 2021.