Family Login:

Janie D. Salazar

Obituary for Janie D. Salazar

August 23, 1929 - May 9, 2017
Austin, Texas | Age 87


Janie Diaz Salazar, born August 23, 1929 in Chapel Hill, Texas, died peacefully on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at the age of 87.

Janie was preceded in death by her loving husband, John R. Salazar Sr., with whom she had eight children. Janie had been active with The Ladies of Charity of Austin and volunteered and worked at St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store due to her belief in helping others in need. Janie was a social person who loved walking, taking road trips with her family, riding the city bus, and meeting new people along the way. She enjoyed family gatherings, sewing, quilting and participated in a weekly quilting bee.

Janie is survived by her eight children, John D. Salazar, Jr., and his wife Rosemary, Julian Salazar, Julia Salazar, Juliana Salazar, Jane Rose Balagia, and her husband, Jefferson; Jerome Salazar, Jacinta Salazar, Jessica Fisher and her husband SaƤl; seven grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

The Salazar family would like to extend its sincerest appreciation for the staff of Hospice Austin, specifically Janie's nursing staff: Rosa Maria, RN; Samantha, RN.; Alma, CNA; Chelsey, CNA.; and Lisa, CNA; and also her Hospice Social Worker, Janet. In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to either, Hospice Austin, Mike's Place or Meals on Wheels Central Texas.

Visitation will be Sunday, May 14th, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 2620 S. Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704 with Rosary Service to begin at 7:00 pm.

Graveside Service will be at 10:30 am, Monday, May 15th at Assumption Cemetery.

Recommended Local Florist

Arrangements By

Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home South

2620 S. Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704
Map  | Profile

View Phone Number
Email Us