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Raul R. Salazar

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June 16, 1937 ~ March 15, 2023

Born in: Piedras Negras, Mexico
Resided in: San Antonio, Texas

Raul R. Salazar was born in Piedras Negras, Mexico June 16, 1937, to loving parents Juan Salazar Estrada and Maria Souquette Luna. He passed away on the evening of March 15, 2023, at eighty-five. 

Raul was nothing short of an extraordinary man. He had many talents, including gardening, reading, and poetry. Raul loved to be surrounded by flowers and could often be found in his garden or reading a book; he also loved his beloved pet, Conan. Raul was also a jack of all trades. He was a mechanic, carpenter, and welder and could make the best menudo and soup. Raul also loved making jokes and telling stories. 

Raul is preceded in death by both parents, baby daughter Elenita and son Raul Salazar, brothers Juan, Daniel, Gilberto, and Guadalupe Salazar, and sister Alicia Medrano. Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of over 57 years Helena Salazar; children Maricruz Hernandez, Emiliano Salazar, David Salazar, Christina Stephens, Israel Salazar, Salvador Salazar, Maria Magdalena Salazar, Yolanda Salazar, Maria Isabel Salazar, Macrina Salazar, Raul Salazar, Raul Salazar, and Cesar Salazar. He is also survived by his sisters, Maria De La Luz Linares and Maria Elena Salazar, and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. 

Raul was a great husband, father, and friend. He will be missed dearly by everybody that had the pleasure of knowing him.

Broadcast Date:

Meadowlawn Funeral Home Broadcast


Visitation: March 19, 2023 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Room: Chapel

MeadowLawn Funeral Home
5611 E. Houston St.
San Antonio, TX United States


Funeral Service: March 19, 2023 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Room: Chapel

MeadowLawn Funeral Home
5611 E. Houston St.
San Antonio, TX United States


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  1. CandleImageDear Helen and Salazar family. My heart ❤️ goes out to you a this difficult time. You have my deepest sympathy and unwavering support. I wish you peace, comfort, courage, and lots of love at this time of sorrow.

  2. CandleImageDear family of Raul Salazar,
    Words can never be enough to bring comfort for the loss of your treasured loved one, but know that we are thinking of you all and lifting you up in prayer for comfort, strength, and peace of heart.
    Greg and Linda Kroll

  3. cemeteryMy aunt Helena Salazar, I’m so sorry for your loss. May God bless you and my cousins at this most difficult time. Love your niece ,Rosemarie Manzo Mireles.

  4. CandleImageMarcelo and Rosie Casillas our deepest condolences to the Salazar family. May he rest in peace.

  5. Mrs Salazar, Roger and I send our heartfelt sympathy. To his children, praying for your strength during this difficult time.

  6. CandleImageDear Helena and Salazar Family, you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. You have our deepest condolences as you grieve the loss of Raul. From Santos, Rosemary, Abigail, Glory Lopez

  7. My condolences to the Salazar family. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.
    From Jasmin Ramirez and Family

  8. My condolences and prayers go out to the Salazar family. Although I have never met you face to face, I have come to know your family through my cousin Aden and his love and relationship with his grandpa and family members. God bless you and bring you all comfort and peace knowing that he is no longer in pain, but in the the presence of his Creator.
    I am related to Roberto R Salazar through his mother, Maria de los Angeles Suquett Luna. She was my dad, Guadalupe Suquett’s older sister, he was her youngest brother.

  9. Mr and Mrs Salazar have always had a special place in my heart and it saddens me that your father Raul has passed. My condolences to you all. So many special memories I have with visiting your parents and spending time with all of y’all in the past is what I will always have and cherish. Sending my deepest sympathy and prayers to you.
    With Love Susan and family ❤️

  10. CandleImagemy dearest condolences i personally know a relative of raul and i hope the best for your family

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