Rosa M. Salinaz, nee Gonzales, age 84, of Chicago, IL, died Wednesday, September 1, 2021, at her residence. A native of St. Paul, MN, Rosa was the daughter of the late Carlos and Sarah, nee Tobar, Gonzales. She loved life, animals, crocheting, and making people happy. Beloved mother of Gina (Ray) Yacoub, Jennifer Salinaz, Pam (John) Nardi, Sue Salinaz, Art (Patty) Salinaz; loving grandmother of Lisa Salinaz, Jeannie (Jason) Hortillano, Christopher (Amber) Salinaz, Karen Salinaz, Mikey (Rebecca) Nardi, Angelica Tron, Annamaria Yacoub, and Christian Hortillano; fond sister of Victor, Petra, and Paula Gonzales; dearest friend of Joan Signa. Funeral Mass will be held at 11: 00 AM on Friday, September 10, 2021 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 401 Concord St., St. Paul, with visitation an hour prior at the church. Interment to follow at Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH, 45250 (www.dav.org) or P.A.W.S. Chicago, 1997 N. Clybourn Ave., Chicago, IL, 60614 (www.pawschicago.org).