Helen Louise Salazar

Helen Louise Salazar, 58, of Harlingen, Texas, died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014.

She was born July 22, 1955, in Tiffin, to Amos and Sadie Nye.

She is survived by her husband, Jose O. Salazar; daughter, Kim Lewis; three stepdaughters, Joann Flores, Marisela Heiem and Angelica Salazar Luna; a sister, Bonnie (Bernard) Taylor of Tiffin; two brothers, Thomas Nye of Tiffin and Pete Marvin of Fostoria; two grandchildren; one great-granchild; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Eddie Thomas.

Visitation took place Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Rudy Garza Funeral Home chapel, Harlingen, Texas, (956) 425-8200.

Her funeral Mass will begin at 10 a.m. today at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church with burial to follow at Ashland Memorial Park, Harlingen, Texas.