Angelita Salazar

Angelita Salazar, 78, of Amarillo, Texas passed away Thursday, April 11, 2024.  Angelita was born on June 23, 1945, to Romulo and San Juanita (Villanueva) Salazar.  She married Jose Lara and together they had a beautiful family.

Angelita worked hard throughout her life and enjoyed spending time with her family.  In her early years, she cherished moments spent with Jose and her grandchildren at the lake.  In her most recent years, she battled Alzheimer’s and Lupus.  Although the battle was tremendous, she left great memories for her children and anyone she encountered.  She was well known for her many silly faces.  Angelita will be greatly missed!

She was predeceased by her spouse Jose Lara, parents Romulo Salazar and San Juanita Villanueva Salazar, and siblings Jose Luis Salazar, Herminia Salazar, and a grandson Andrew M. Santos. 

She is survived by her children, Alejandro Alvarado and his wife Tammy, Sandy Alvarado, Norma Alvarado, Paul Alvarado and his wife Natalie, Nancy Alvarado and her wife Alvina, Brenda Todd and her husband Tony, Anjelita Reyna and her husband Gerald; 21 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; one brother Guadalupe Salazar, and four sisters Francisca Salazar, Rafaela Salazar Alvarado, Yolanda Salazar Reyes, and Consuelo Salazar Torres. 

No services are scheduled at this time.

1 Comment

  1. Catherine Majors

    Thank you for allowing me and my daughter to share some of your life with us. You were always sweet to us, lovely lady—many blessings to you on your journey to the heavens.

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