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Salvador Olivas

December 17, 1954 - July 19, 2014
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Salvador Olivas December 17, 1954 - July 19, 2014 Salvador Olivas, 59, passed away on July 19, 2014. He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years Margarita Zepeda Olivas; son Marcos Olivas (Celine), daughters Melissa Gaylord (Rob), Sofia Carlile (Brendon); grandchildren Claire Gaylord, Calista Gaylord, and Aurelien Olivas. He is also survived by his mother Ofelia Olivas; brothers Jose Olivas, David Olivas, Luis Olivas, Roberto Olivas, and sister Evangelina Olivas. Sal was a very honest and direct person. He loved music and spending time with friends and family, always joking and having a good time. Sal had the ability to build...
Salvador Olivas
December 17, 1954 - July 19, 2014

Salvador Olivas, 59, passed away on July 19, 2014. He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years Margarita Zepeda Olivas; son Marcos Olivas (Celine), daughters Melissa Gaylord (Rob), Sofia Carlile (Brendon); grandchildren Claire Gaylord, Calista Gaylord, and Aurelien Olivas. He is also survived by his mother Ofelia Olivas; brothers Jose Olivas, David Olivas, Luis Olivas, Roberto Olivas, and sister Evangelina Olivas. Sal was a very honest and direct person. He loved music and spending time with friends and family, always joking and having a good time. Sal had the ability to build anything, including his family home, and often spent weekends helping friends with their own construction projects. Sal had a long and successful career in the electric utility industry, making many friends all over the country. He began working in the engineering department with El Paso Electric Co. in 1974, inventing tools and simplifying work processes. Sal later opened a local office for Great Southwestern Construction, where his leadership skills, knowledge, and expertise enabled him to expand from a one man shop to a thriving business with over thirty well-trained employees. He will be greatly missed. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at Hillcrest Funeral Home-Carolina. A reception will immediately follow. Service under the direction of HILLCREST FUNERAL HOME 1060 Carolina 598-3332.

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