Raul “Paul” Salinas was born in San Antonio, Texas on October 11, 1946. Raul was a 1965 graduate of Corcoran High School. He passed away on January 26, 2019 in El Monte, California at 72 years-old after a long illness.
Raul is survived by his wife of 41 years, MaryJane Salinas of El Monte, California; a sister, Lucy Salinas of Texas; and a brother, Freddy Salinas of Monrovia, California; three sons, Raul Salinas Jr. of Visalia, Michael Salinas of Corcoran and Brian Salinas of El Monte, California; a daughter Diana Salinas Guerrero of Bakersfield; and stepson Michael Roseli of El Monte, California; eight grandchildren, Alexis Ramirez, 25, Alyssa Mitchell, 23, Jonah Salinas, 19, Brooke Salinas, 19, Jacob Salinas, 17, Mia Salinas, 15, Madison Salinas, 12, Audrina Guerrero, nine; and two great-grandchildren, one-year-old Mitchell Rose Ramirez and Belle Ramirez, two-and-a-half months.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Domitila and Catarino Salinas of Corcoran; three brothers; and four sisters.