Rodolfo Salazar
Rodolfo Salazar
  • October 29, 1958 - September 26, 2015
  • Taft, Texas

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Rodolfo “Rofo” “Rudy” Salazar of Taft, Texas, made the voyage to the eternal life on September 26, 2015, surrounded by his family. He was born on October 29, 1958 to the late Estanislado Sr. and Sara Salazar.

Waiting to escort Rofo to the everlasting light were his parents; brothers, Fidel “Wahoo” Salazar and Estanislado Salazar Jr.; sister, Angelica “Angie” Gonzales; brother-in-law, Richard Gonzales and his grandson, Joshua Salazar.

Continuing to cherish his memory is his wife, JoAnn Salazar; daughter, Jessica (Charlie) Rodriguez; sons, Rodolfo “Chach” (Laura) Salazar, Steven Salazar and Samuel “Sammy” Salazar; grandchildren, Christopher, Anisa, Nicholas and Isabella Rodriguez, Angel Martinez, Felicity Guajardo and Andrew Salazar.

Rofo is also survived by his brothers: Raul (Elizabeth) Salazar, Enrique (Delores) Salazar, Juan (Karla) Salazar and Roberto Salazar; sisters-in-law, Minerva Salazar, Olga Salazar, Lori Espinoza and Brenda Espinoza; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Visitation will be held at Colonial Funeral Home Chapel, 204 N. Meyer, Taft, Texas, on Thursday, October 1, 2015, from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm with a Holy Rosary to be recited at 7:00 pm that same evening.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 120 E. Escobedo, Taft, on Friday, October 2, 2015, at 10:00 am. Internment will take place in Taft Memorial Park at a later date.

Pallbearers will be Christopher Rodriguez, Ryan Benivamonde, Michael Salazar, Benito Martinez, Rick Salazar and Mel Caro.

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