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David Ramon Salinas

December 22, 1951 ~ June 12, 2022 (age 70)


David Ramon Salinas, age 70, passed away on June 12, 2022. He was born on December 22, 1951, to Adolph G. and Rosa S. Salinas. David was married to Maria D. Salinas for 45 years and raised four beautiful children.

He proudly served in the Army from 1974-1980 and then went to Del Mar College to study welding and pipefitting. For most of his life, David worked as a pipefitter at ETPM Ingleside, TX. David enjoyed spending time with his family and his two dogs (Buster and BJ). He loved hunting, fishing, gardening, and watching western movies. He will always be remembered for his love of laughter and devotion to his family.

David was a loving husband, father, brother, and son. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife Maria D. Salinas who passed away in 2016. David is survived by his children - daughter Dr. Veronica Salinas Lopez (Hector), son David R. Salinas, Jr. (Delia), Dr. Adolph G. Salinas (Scott), and Carolina Rodriguez (Augustine III); grandchildren Augustine Rodriguez IV, Elizabeth Rodriquez, Mia Salinas, Lyla D. Rodriquez, Anthony Salinas, Melanie Salinas, and Yasmina Salinas.

Visitation will be held from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at Corpus Christi Funeral Home. A Rosary Service will be recited at 7:00 p.m. that same evening. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church on Thursday, June 23, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. The Internment will follow at 1:00 p.m. at Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery.

Having the distinguished honor to serve as pallbearers are Daniel Hirle, Augustine Rodriguez III, Augustine Rodriguez IV, John Hirle, and Hector Lauro Lopez, Jr.

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June 22, 2022

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Corpus Christi Funeral Home Chapel
2409 Baldwin Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78405

Recitation of the Rosary
June 22, 2022

7:00 PM
Corpus Christi Funeral Home Chapel
2409 Baldwin Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78405

Funeral Mass
June 23, 2022

11:00 AM
St. Joseph Catholic Church


Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery
9974 IH37 Access Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78410

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