HALSTEAD – Salvador “Sal” Armendariz, 84, retired Cessna Aircraft employee, died Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 at The Homestead Assisted Living, Halstead.
He was born July 23, 1930 at Halstead to Gabino and Esther (Triana) Armendariz.
He was a lifelong Halstead resident and was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Halstead.
He was a graduate of Halstead High School, attended KU and was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was also a member of Ruth-Wilson American Legion Post 231, Halstead.
Survivors include nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother: A.J. “Moody” Armendariz, sisters Carmen and Esther Armendariz, and Connie Hernandez.
The Rosary was Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Halstead.
Mass of the Christian Burial followed with Father Edmond Kline officiating.
Burial at Halstead Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to Sacred Heart Catholic Church Caring Hearts Fund in care of Kaufman Funeral Home, Halstead.