Pedro “Chipa” Saldivar Jr, 74, died on July 1, 2022 in his home, surrounded by his family. He was born on March 9, 1948, in Cotulla to Pedro and Olivia Saldivar.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brother Rolando Saldivar and granddaughter Kaylani Renae Joseph.
Pedro is survived by his children Pedro Saldivar III and wife Nathali, Raul Saldivar, Elisabet Joseph and husband James, Isaac Saldivar and wife Carla, and Yvonne Gutierrez and husband Joseph, and sister Yolanda Martinez. He is also survived by 12 grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and relatives.
Pedro was the oldest of three children, sister Yolanda and brother Rolando.
Visitation was held on Wednesday, July 6 at Peters Funeral Home from 5 to 9 p.m. with a prayer service at 6 p.m. Funeral services were held on Thursday, July 7 at the First United Methodist Church of Cotulla at 9 a.m. Interment followed at the Cotulla Southwest Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Peters Funeral Home, Cotulla.