ULYSSES — Mario Alberto Mejia-Salcido, 63, of Ulysses died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, at Western Prairie Senior Living Community in Ulysses.
He was born May 23, 1954, in Riva Palacio Chihuahua, Mexico, to Alberto and Edwiges Salcido Mejia.
He married Alma Bustillos on May 7, 1984, in Anuhuac, Mexico. They settled in Ulysses in 1996.
He is survived by his wife of the home; sons, Omar Mejia of Dodge City, Mario Mejia of Ulysses, and Alberto Mejia of Omaha, Neb.; siblings, Leticia Imelda Mejia, Sergio Mejia, Sonia Cristina Mejia, Victor Humberto Mejia, Oscar Obed Mejia, and Erika Cecila Mejia; and two grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings Virginia Mejia, Elia Mejia, Maribel Mejia and Lizbeth Yadira Mejia.
Vigil and rosary service will be 7 p.m. Monday, and funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, both at Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ulysses. Inurnment will take place at a later date in Mexico.
Visitation will be 3 to 5 p.m. Monday at Garnand Funeral Home in Ulysses. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.