Eloy Salinas

Eloy Salinas

Sunday, July 11th, 1948 - Friday, July 3rd, 2020
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Eloy Salinas
July 11, 1948 – July 3, 2020

Eloy Salinas won his battle with Alzheimer’s when he was released into the arms of Jesus on Friday, July 3, 2020. Mass will be 10 a.m. Monday, July 13, at St. Louis Catholic Church with burial in Oakwood Cemetery. Rosary will be 6 p.m. Sunday, July 12, at OakCrest Funeral Home limited 50 people due to COVID-19. A memorial gathering will be held later.

Eloy was born July 11, 1948 in Raymondville, TX. to Prudencio (Paul) Salinas and Fidencia (Fencha) Serna Salinas. He grew up in the Rio Grande Valley where his excellent work ethic was instilled in him by working in the fields with his family. At age 17 he joined the Army and was sent to Thailand to repair military vehicles. After 6 years in the Army he moved to Waco and attended MCC. He worked as a mechanic at M&M Mars for 23 years until he retired.

Eloy was presided in death by his parents; brother, Prudencio (Paul) Salinas; and step-brother, Richard Ayala.
He is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Ana Salinas; sons, Paul Salinas and wife, Linda, and Enrique (Rico) Salinas; daughters, Liza Salinas, Lucinda Salinas, and Aracely Salinas Rodriguez and husband, Julian; six grandsons, five granddaughter, and a great granddaughter. Also surviving are his siblings, Viola Martinez and husband Steve, Soila Guiterrez and husband, Ricky, Irma Price, Rita Salinas, Linda Salinas, Patricia Alonzo and husband Alec, and Jimmy Salinas and wife, Theresa, Frank Salinas, Paula Salinas, Susie Salinas, Johnny Salinas and wife Monica, Raymond Ayala and wife, Carla, Jesse Ayala and wife Mary Jane, Beatrice Calderon and husband Robert, and Terry Reyes.

The family extends special thanks to Providence Hospice of Mexia for providing excellent care during such a difficult time, especially Carmen for her patience, empathy, and gentle nature.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, July 12th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Sunday, July 12th, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    OakCrest Funeral Home
    4520 Bosque Boulevard
    WACO, TX 76710
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    Rosary at 6 p.m.
  • Service

    St. Louis Catholic Church
    2001 N. 25th St
    WACO, TX 76708
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  • Interment

    Oakwood Cemetery
    2124 S. 5th Street
    WACO, TX 76706
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Your devoted brother, Jr., Gloria, Missy, Chris,Je

Posted at 03:27pm
Ana & Family, Remember that we love you and pray for your peace and comfort. We are always here for you.
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Posted at 03:47pm
My heart goes out to the entire Family. I am thinking of you all, and continue to pray for unity and peace.
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Irma Price

Posted at 02:23am
Dear Ana and Family,
I am so sorry to hear about Eloy's passing. I want to thank you for taking such good care of him. I know you will miss him. Please comfort and encourage eachother. Embrace good memories and the love he has left you. Let it sustain you until you meet again ... I love you, your in my thoughts and prayers.

Price Family

Posted at 02:01am
Please accept my deepest condolences to the entire Salinas Family. May God bless, comfort and strengthen you ... Thinking of you, The Price Family
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Jose Hernandez

Posted at 07:21pm
You will be deeply missed Tio Eloy. Although we didn’t get to see each other much, I’m thankful for every opportunity I did get. - Rest in Heaven -

We love you...

Jose & the girls
(Baytown, TX.)

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