Mike Salazar

By Press Release


Mike E. Salazar died in a car accident on Oct. 7, 2016, in Delta. He was 65.

A rosary was held Monday, Oct. 17, at St. Michael's Catholic Church. Mass took place Tuesday, Oct. 18, at St. Michael's.

Mr. Salazar was born in Gallina, N.M., Aug. 5, 1951, to Joe Salazar and Maria Martinez.

He attended school in Delta and Cedaredge. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, and his dog, Hamilton.

He is survived by his wife, Kay (Durant) Martinez; two brothers, Ralph and Pat, both of Delta; five sisters, Cleo (Sam) Giron of Orchard City, Sadie Cruz of Delta, Mary Salazar (Willie Romero) of Delta, Sally (Jose) Hernandez of Austin, Margie (George) Sanchez of Delta; and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; and two sisters.

Arrangements are being handled by Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.

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