Velia Salinas Ramon, 82, died on May 9, 2009.

She was born in Alice on Oct. 3, 1926 to Josefa Barrera Salinas and Manuel Salinas. She was recently a member of Northwest Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Ines Chavez Ramon Sr.; a son, Raynaldo Salinas Ramon; and a daughter, Noemi Salinas Ramon.

She is survived by her son, Rev. Ines S. Ramon Jr. (Ann) of Robstown; her dauthers, Clodin Ramirez (Santos) of Donna; Eunice Vidaurri (Abel S.) of Corpus Christi, Celia Romike (Ray) of El Paso, and Karen Galvan (Roberto) of New Richmond, Wis.; three sisters, one brother, 18 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A memorial service was held at 3 p.m. Monday, May 11, in the Robstown Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ines S. Ramon Jr. officiating. Interment followed at Robstown Cemetery.

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