Olga De Leon, 55, of Lubbock passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020 at her home. She was born February 19, 1964 to Benito and Martina (Tellez) Salinas in Lubbock. Olga grew up in Lubbock and attended Coronado High School where she graduated in 1982. She married Lino De Leon on June 8, 1991 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Lubbock. Olga enjoyed working with children and worked as a teacher’s aide from 1982 until 1991 at Lubbock Cooper Independent School District. She was also a teacher’s aide in Post for three years and in Zapata for 10 years before she retired. Olga was very active at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church where she was a member.
Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, Lino; two sons, Luis De Leon and Jose De Leon; her parents, Benito and Martina Salinas; one brother, Jerry Salinas and two sisters Irene Salinas and Irma Mooney and her husband, Matt. Visitation will be held on Monday, January 20, 2020 from 1-8PM at the Venue on Broadway with Rosary being recited at 6PM. Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church at 10AM. Interment will follow at Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park in Woodrow.