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Mary Luisa (Varela) Salazar

August 19, 1925 ~ January 18, 2024 (age 98) 98 Years Old
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Mary Salazar Life Story

Mary Luisa Salazar's life was marked by resilience and love. Born on August 19, 1925, in La Meza, Texas, to Antonia Ortiz and Pedro Varela, she faced challenges early on. Life took her from La Meza to Houston and later to Dallas.

Despite all her hardships, Mary worked tirelessly as a seamstress to contribute to the support of her family.

Throughout her life, Mary remained a devoted daughter, caring for her mother until the very end.

Mary Luisa Salazar is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Pedro Salazar, and her children Minerva, Juana, Abel, and David, as well as her parents. She is survived by her sons Alex and Alfred, and daughters Olga, Irene, and Joann. Mary leaves behind a legacy of survival and strength, evident in her numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

Her life will be celebrated at a visitation on Monday, January 21, 2024, from 5 pm to 8 pm at Hughes Family Tribute Center. Mary Luisa Salazar will be laid to rest next to Pedro Salazar at Laurelland Cemetery on Tuesday, January 22, 2024, at 2 pm.

May her legacy of resilience and love be remembered and cherished by all who knew her.

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January 22, 2024

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hughes Family Tribute Center
9700 Webb Chapel Rd
Dallas, TX 75220

Graveside Service
January 23, 2024

2:00 PM
Laurel Land Cemetery
6300 South RL Thornton Fwy
Dallas, 75232


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