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Gustavo Salazar Martinez

December 19, 1935 ~ December 23, 2017 (age 82)

Gustavo Salazar Martinez, age 82, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 23, 2017, at his home in Laredo, Texas. He was born December 19, 1935 in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico to Blas Maria Salazar and Maria Benita Salazar. He apprenticed as a watchmaker, jeweler, and business owner. As an accomplished jeweler for many years, he repaired jewelry for companies such as Gordon's Jewelers, Zales, and Deutsch & Deutsch Jewelers. Gustavo is beloved by his brothers and sisters and his immediate family. He is survived by his wife Angelina Martinez, his son Gustavo Salazar II and Lisa N. Salazar daughter-in-law; his daughter Giovanna Gutierrez and Dario Gutierrez III, his son-in-law, and granddaughter, Natalia Carmen Gutierrez. He is also survived by his sisters Alicia Solis, Aurora Flores, Amelia Garcia and brothers Alberto Salazar and Ernesto Salazar.

Family, friends, and others whose lives Gustavo touched are invited to the funeral services at Gamez & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, 1029 Bob Bullock Loop, Laredo, Texas 78043, from 5:00p.m. to 9:00p.m. on Thursday, December 28, 2017, to reminisce, grieve, and support each other. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, December 29, 2017, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church at 9:00a.m.

Funeral services are under the arrangements of Gámez & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, 1029 Bob Bullock Loop, Laredo, Texas 78043. For your convenience please turn right at the Valero on Ben Cha Dr. and use the back road to the funeral home.

For more information regarding service times and dates please call our office at (956) 701-3459, or you can view service information, sign the guestbook, buy flowers or leave condolences to the family online at

 Service Information

December 28, 2017

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Gamez & Sons Funeral Home
1029 Bob Bullock Loop Suite 1
Laredo, TX 78041

Funeral Service
December 29, 2017

9:00 AM
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church
1718 San Jorge Ave
Laredo, TX 78040

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