Philip Salvador, age 72, passed peacefully at his home in Lenexa, KS on Thursday, October 17, 2019 due to complications from pancreatic cancer.
Phil was born in Dallas, TX on August 24, 1947 to Joe Salvador and Bonnie Mathis. He is preceded in death by both parents and a brother, Joseph Leslie Salvador.
Those left to cherish his memory are his 3 children, Ashley Salvador of Lenexa, KS; Christa & Philip Salvador of Dallas, TX, his sister Mary Salvador of Rockwall, TX and one granddaughter, Alyssa Salvador.
Phil’s career was in warehouse management. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed going out to eat. His favorite restaurant was Texas Road House and he loved a good Whataburger from Texas. He will be missed by many friends and family members and remembered for his sense of humor and willingness to always help others.
Phil is a Veteran of the Vietnam War where he earned several medals, including the Purple Heart. He was proud to have served his country.
Military burial will be held on November 1, 2019 at 2:30 pm at the Leavenworth National Cemetery in Leavenworth, KS.