Donaciano Salazar Jr

Obituary of Donaciano Salazar Jr

ADRIAN- Donaciano Salazar, Jr, age 72, of Adrian, passed away on September 11, 2017, at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital.  He was born on March 24, 1945 in Laredo, TX to Donaciano and Estella (Orozco) Salazar. He was married to Olga Vasquez for 47 years and she preceded him in death on July 28, 2014.  JR enjoyed working for Wacker Chemical for 29 years. He loved playing poker, shopping, and telling stories.

JR is survived by his two children, Donaciano Salazar III of Adrian and Michelle (Joe) Vargas of Stafford, VA; siblings; Lupe (Manuel) Trevino, Concha (Richard) Ernst, Juan (Norma) Salazar, Manuel (Gloria) Salazar, and Mary Salazar; eight grandchildren, Rudy, Antonio, Angel, Amanda, Heather, Michael, Shaylee and Chance; and four great-grandchildren, Azayrae, Alex, Aali and Kashton. In addition to his wife, Olga, he was preceded in death by his father, son, Rodolfo Lizcano, Jr, and sister, Josie Gonzalez.

Visitation for Donaciano will be held on Thursday, September 14, 2017, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. with a Vigil Prayer Service at 7:30 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. The Funeral Liturgy will be held on Friday, September 15, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary of Good Counsel Catholic Church with Fr. Mike Newman as celebrant. Cremation will follow.

You may send condolences to the family at  Memorial contributions may be made to the Salazar family for future designation.

Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.