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Friday March 17th, 2017
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Friday March 17th, 2017

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Josephine Salter

Salina - OBITUARY – Josephine Salter

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal; Love leaves a memory no one can steal.”

Josephine Salter was born July 12, 1939.  She entered into eternal peace on Monday, March 13, 2017, at the age of 77 surrounded by her family.   She was the daughter of Jessie and Maria (Ortiz) Bargas.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 17th, 2017, at 10:30am at the Zeiner Funeral Home- Herington, with Fr. Soosai Rathinam, officiating.  The family will receive friends Friday from 10:00am until time of services.  Casket bearers for the service are Jeremy Alvarez, Nick Alvarez, Joseph Alvarez, Shadoe Salter, Steve Hudson, and Luis Martinitz.

Josie was a loving mother, grandmother,  and great grandmother.  She was a homemaker and raised her children in Herington.  She loved spending time with her family, listening to music, family get togethers and making sweet treats for her family to enjoy.

She is preceded in death by one daughter Christina Trevizo; four brothers: Paul, John , and Jessie Bargas, Rudy Mascareno; two sisters Molly Rickel, Virginia Savage, and her parents.

Josie will be watching from heaven over her loving family to include five daughters; Jacqueline Moreno of Wichita, Beth Salter of Lawrence, Marcel Benninga of Clay Center, Tammy Thayer of Salina, Latricia Corona of Honolulu, HI; four sons Rick Salter of Kansas City, KS, Shawn Salter of California, Shannon Salter of Arizona, Destin Gordon of Salina; two sisters Dorothy Hudson of Topeka, Connie Mascareno of Manhattan; two brothers Lupe Bargas of Herington, Frank Bargas of Wichita;  sixteen grandchildren,  and 22 great grandchildren.

The family requests memorials to the Alzheimer’s Assn.; and may be sent in care of the Zeiner Funeral Home-Herington Chapel,  404 S. Broadway, Herington, KS 67449-3038.


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We were very sorry to hear about Aunt Josie. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time.

Jesse, Mary & family Mar 21 2017 12:00 AM

I'm so sorry that your mom has passed, but im sure her and Chris and the rest of the family ate sitting around a big table catching up. She will always be watching over you all and trying to guide you. I'm sorry I can't make it. I love you each and every one. Stay strong and lean on each other, family is more important now than ever.

Sandra Salada Mar 17 2017 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. Please accept our deepest sympathy.

Barb & Calvin Wohler Mar 16 2017 12:00 AM

Our sweet Grandmother thank you so much for bringing so much joy to our lives, Also thank you for giving me my mother and all my aunts and uncles to love each day. I loved spending summers with you and running to get you 2 liters of pepsi and different ingredients so you could bake us some thing sweet. I will cherish all you have tought me in the kitchen as well as in life. We love you so much but will miss, you most of all you keep a good eye on us from time to time. Love Nick and Shelby and Keaton..

Nick Alvarez and Family Mar 16 2017 12:00 AM

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Dear Grandma, We love you and will miss you greatly thank you so much for all you have done for this family. Most of all thank you for being so strong, until we meet again may you rest in peace and pain free. Please say hi to aunt chris for me as well. Love Nick and Shelby and Keaton.

Expression of Sympathy Mar 16 2017 12:00 AM

I'm sorry for the family's loss. Jose was a sweet lady. I got the opportunity to share some good times with the family. She will be missed.

Rhonda moore Mar 16 2017 12:00 AM

i had the pleasure of working with josie for the past 10 months. i got used to her spunk and loved hearing stories of her children. she is truly missed by me. may rest peaceful. God Bless. ---cheri

cheri driggers Mar 15 2017 12:00 AM

Josie will be missed by many. Your families are in my thoughts and prayers.

Sharon Murphy Mar 15 2017 12:00 AM

I'm Sorry for your families Loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Chris Biehler Mar 15 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. She will always be with you in spirit.

Diane and Joey Small Mar 15 2017 12:00 AM

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