Funeral services for Josephine Salinas, 67, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, at Comanche Funeral Home with the Rev. Matthew Sanka officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Comanche.
She died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, in Comanche County.
She was born Aug. 27, 1949, in Mission Valley to Anastacio and Victoria (Reyna) Sanchez. On July 14, 1969, she married Amando Cruz Salinas in Comanche. For many years she worked at Comanche Community Hospital in many capacities, and as an LVN at Comanche Community Home Health office. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Survivors include her husband, Amando Salinas of Comanche; sons, Andrew Salinas of Comanche, Adrian Salinas of Indiana, and Francisco Salinas and wife Dana of Katy; daughter, Esmeralda Cumba and husband Steven of Comanche; 11 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; brothers, Jr. Sanchez and wife Mary Ann of Comanche, Domingo Sanchez of Oregon; and sisters, Victoria Guerrero and husband Rudy of Comanche, Janie Esparza and husband John of Austin, Natividad Lopez of Lubbock, Valentina Lopez and husband Rufus of Granbury, Avelina Trinidad of Comanche, Helen Martinez of Bryan, Santos Castillo and husband Domingo of New Mexico, and Felicita Gandara of Temple.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Fortino Sanchez Sr. and Martin Sanchez Sr; and sisters, Mary Villanueva and Martina Cruz.