Federico “Fred” Salgado, 62, of Big Spring died Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, at his niece’s residence. Vigil services and memorial services will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012, at Myers & Smith Chapel, with Deacon Johnny Arguello officiating.
He was born Nov. 13, 1949, in Vealmoor, Texas, to Virginia and Cirilo Salgado. He has been a lifetime resident of Howard County. He married Alice Jimenez on June 26, 1971, in Midland, Texas. She preceded him in death Jan. 14, 2009. He was a self-employed carpet layer for more than 40 years. He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
He is survived by one daughter, Linda Salgado and husband Ramiro Mier of Big Spring; five grandchildren; mother, Virginia Salgado of Odessa; three sisters, Virginia Beltran and Manuela Salgado of Odessa and Minnie Vasquez and wife Porfirio of Albuquerque; and two brothers, Cirilo Salgado and wife Isabel and Tony Salgado and wife Maggie of Odessa.
In addition to his wife and father, he was preceded in death by one son Federico Salgado Jr., and three brothers, Marion Andrew Salgado Sr., Carlos Salgado and Oscar Salgado, and one sister, Mary Helen Salgado.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com