Henry Salazar
Henry Salazar
  • August 15, 1944 - January 11, 2018
  • Cypress, Texas

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Henry Salazar, 73, of Cypress, Texas entered into rest on January 11, 2018. He was born in Corpus Christi, Texas on August 15, 1944. Henry Salazar graduated from Jefferson Davis High School. At the age of 18, He was drafted into the US Navy and later enlisted in the United States Marine Corp where he served three tours in Vietnam. After the military, Henry worked for the Fleming Food Company for 25 years, where he delivered supplies to multiple grocery stores. In 1980 he married the love of his life Carmen Salazar. Henry was a member of Church on The Rock in Katy, Texas. He loved to spread the gospel and give good advice; he had a passion for his family, God, helping others, and the United States Military.

Henry is survived by his beloved wife Carmen Salazar, daughter Yajaira Salazar, son James Salazar, sister Nancy Soliz and husband Daniel, and sister Cinthia Contreras husband Gilberto, and many other loving relatives and friends.

A gathering will be held, Friday, January 19, 2018 at 11:00am with a funeral service to follow at 12:30pm at American Heritage Funeral Home, 10710 Veterans Memorial Drive, Houston, Texas 77038. A committal service will be held at 1:45pm at Houston National Cemetery, 10410 Veterans Memorial Drive, Houston, Texas 77038.