Obituary of Tommie W Salcido
Tommie was born on February 23, 1953 in Florence, AZ. She married the love of her life Albert Salcido in April of 1974. They had 4 kids. They traveled all over Arizona working construction for 13 years. They moved to San Manuel in 1987. They were married 38 years. She lost Albert to brain cancer in 2013.
Tommie was a beautician at Willie’s Beauty Hut in Globe, AZ in her younger years. She also worked at the Fast Stop Bakery and Gordon’s IGA in San Manuel, AZ. The majority of her life she was a stay at home mom to her 4 children. The last 4 years of her life Tommie struggled with COPD. She was a very kind and loving woman. She had a heart of gold and a beautiful smile.
Tommie was 1 of 11 children. 6 of her siblings have passed: Jancie, Charles, Jane, Nancy, Marie, and Fred - survivors are Armilda, Wilma, Jimmy, and Dianne. She had 4 children: Tammy Maestas, Vickie Madrid, Cathy Salcido, and Albert Salcido JR. She had 13 Grandchildren: Gabriel Maestas JR, Marcus Maestas, Esperanza Madrid, Korinna Madrid, Antonio Madrid, Olivia Madrid, Sergio Salcido, Sasha Salazar, Santiago Salazar JR., Michael Salcido, Leon Salcido, Albert Salcido III, and Leticia Salcido. She had 2 great granddaughters: Ellie Maestas and Emersyn Maestas.
Tommie loved to cook, bake, and garden. She loved being in the outdoors, and camping and fishing with her family.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Tommie Salcido, please visit Tribute Store