Arrin Joseph Salazar, our beloved son and brother, passed away on Monday December 28, 2020 at age 29.
Arrin was born August 30, 1991 in Snyder, TX to Wallie and Greta Salazar. Arrin was raised in Aspermont, TX. He attended school in Aspermont. Arrin’s sophomore year in high school he traveled as a People to People ambassador to England and France for 19 days, He learned to sail, stayed in a castle, visited Stonehenge and Normandy beaches and the cemetery, where he laid a small American flag on a unknown soldiers grave. Arrin graduated from Jarrell high school with honors in 2010. He was a member of the National Society of High School Scholars and earned the Carr Scholarship at Angelo State University. Arrin graduated from Angelo State University with a degree in Computer Science and a minor in Business Technical Writing.
He had a passion for art, more specifically painting & drawing. When he was not drawing, he was talking to his friends or playing video games with his brother and sister. On the surface one wouldn’t know, but online he had a thirst for victory and was quite the leader. He was respected within his small online circle and lead them to many online victories as well as several uncanny adventures.
Arrins is survived by his Father, Wallie Salazar and his Mother Greta Salazar, his brother Orrin Salazar and his sister Leah Salazar. (who he lovingly called “Meeps”) His maternal grandparents B. Baez and Lidia Baez of Stamford, Texas as well as numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Arrin was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents Grady and Jane Salazar and several aunts, uncles.
Arrin, we will always love you and we will miss you dearly, love mom and da, Orrin and Leah.
Visitation will be Sunday from 1:00 to 4:00 pm and Monday from 9:00 to 12:00 pm at Adams-Foster-Ray Funeral Home in Hamlin, Texas.
A graveside funeral service will be Monday January 4, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at the Aspermont Cemetery, under the direction of Adams-Foster-Ray Funeral Home in Hamlin.
Flowers may be sent to Foster-Adams Ray Funeral home in Hamlin, Texas.
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