Dominga Salinas was born in Rancho La Habana in Mission, Texas, on July 27, 1925, to Eulalio Carrillo and Marcelina Requena Carrillo. She died at Salem Hospital after a short illness on Dec. 26, 2017.
She married Manuel Salinas in Mission, and in the mid ’50s, moved to the Independence area, where she resided until her death. Manuel preceded her in death on June 2, 1981.
She is survived by her five children and their spouses: Isabel and Bardomiano Lumbreras, Irma and Francisco Diaz, and Diana Lindskog, Manuel and Hilda Salinas, and Daniel and Esther Salinas, from the Monmouth-Independence area. She is survived by seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Dominga is also survived by her sister, Maria Carrillo and two brothers, Francisco Carrillo and Cipriano Carrillo, all of Independence. Her parents and one brother, Pablo Carrillo, preceded her in death.
A viewing and visitation will start at 4 p.m. at Farnstrom Mortuary in Independence, and recitation of the rosary will start at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 28. On Friday, Dec. 29, a Communion Service will start at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick Church, also in Independence. She will be buried next to her husband at Hilltop Cemetery.
A catered lunch will be served in Cornish Hall after the funeral service. On behalf of our mother, Dominga Salinas, we invite her friends and ours to join us.
Farnstrom Mortuary is handling arrangements. Please share your memories at FarnstromMortuary.com.