OBITUARY: Salvador Uribe-Leon


Salvador Uribe-Leon
February 20, 1936 – November 11, 2016


Salvador Uribe-Leon was born on April 11, 1931 in Brawley, CA. He married Jennie Leon on July 16, 1958 in Imperial, CA. Salvador passed away of natural causes on November 11, 2016 in Brawley.

Mass service will be held on Tuesday, November 22, at St. Margaret Mary Church at 9:30 a.m. officiated by Father Ed Horning with a rosary prayer at 9:00 a.m. followed by burial services at the Riverview Cemetery.

He attended Brawley High School and worked with Dune Company for over 25 years before retiring.

Salvador is preceded in death by father Soltero Leon, mother Diega Leon, 5 sisters and 2 brothers.

He is survived by wife Jennie Leon, daughters Elizabeth Leon, Rachel Guerra (Juan) and Lorena Cooley (Tom), sons Armando Leon and Alexander Leon, sisters Rosie Sandoval and Eleanor Salgado, brothers Felipe Leon and Juan Leon, 7 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.