We regretfully announce the passing of Paula Salazar Elizondo of Katy TX on February 23, 2022. Paula was surrounded by her husband, children, and grandchildren when she passed away peacefully in her home. Our mother, Paula was one of the strongest, most courageous and kindest women to ever walk this earth and our family was blessed to have her as the head of the family. Paula graduated from beauty school in 1952 with a degree in cosmetology. After graduating, she worked in the family business Salon De Belleza practicing her craft.

In 1957, She met Lorenzo Elizondo and together they went on to have six children, Arthur, Alex, Albert & Aracely, Natalie, Alfonso, Paula &Michael. Seventeen grandchildren, three great grandchildren and was a wonderful and loving mother who gave her all to her family. We will never be able to fill the space left behind by her. Paula was predeceased by her parents, brother and various sisters. She is survived by her husband, all her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Services will be held Thursday March 3rd 2022 at the Leal Funeral Home.

11123 Katy Freeway 77079

From 3:00pm to 8:00pm

Rosary:  7:00pm

Burial: March 4th 10:00am at the Houston National Cemetery

10410 Veterans Memorial

Houston, TX 77038