Juan “John” Salazar, Jr.
Funeral services will be held from the Apostolic Cathedral of Praise on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 11:00 A.M., with the Pastor Marcus Holt officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park with full-military-honors.
He was born in Findlay, OH to the late Juan Salazar, Sr., and Carmen Santa Cruz. He was a US Army retired veteran serving tours in Desert Storm and the Persian Gulf. He was a member of the VFW Post 192 and the Apostolic Cathedral of Praise.
He is survived by his son, Matthew Salazar (Lytisha), daughters, Samara Klosson (Andrew) and Lolita Salazar all of Augusta; grandchildren, Kaylee, Kaitlyn, Autumn, Cheyenne, Robert, Johnathan, Shelby and McKenzie; brothers, Marc L. Salazar, Victor Salazar, Cory A. Salazar and Samuel Salazar; sisters, Maria Sulema Hernandez and Maria Tripp.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at the Apostolic Cathedral of Praise 3678 Old Petersburg Road Matinez, GA.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906.