HELPER - Victor Salas, age 80, passed away peacefully Nov. 21, 2005 in Price.
He was born July 28, 1925 in Chandler, Colo., to Jose and Dolores Perez Salas.
Member of the Catholic Church. He was a resident of Carbon County since 1944 where he worked in various coal mines in the area. He was a retired member of the UMWA Kaiser Steel Local 9958.
Victor will be dearly missed by family and a community of friends.
He is survived by brothers, Alfonso (Lou) Salas, Albuquerque, N.M.; Julian (Marie) Salas, Salt Lake City; Eulogio "Joe" Salas, Helper; sister, Ramona Salas, Helper; eight nieces, two nephews and one great-grandniece. He was preceded in death by parents; brother, Anacleto; and sister, Nicandra.
Funeral Mass Saturday, Nov. 26, 11 a.m., at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Vigil service will be Friday evening, 7 p.m. at the church in Helper. Family will be at St. Anthony's Friday and Saturday, one hour prior to service. Interment, Mountain View Cemetery under the direction of Mitchell Funeral Home.