Jose Juan Salazar was born on December 23, 2000 in Liberal, Kansas. He has been a resident of Beaver, Oklahoma since 2005. He was a student at Beaver Schools and he was a sports enthusiast playing every sport he could.
Jose passed on May 31, 2017 in Beaver County, Oklahoma on US#83 just four miles south of the Oklahoma-Kansas state line at the age of 16.
He is survived by his father, Jose Juan Salazar, San Luis, Mexico; his mother, Brenda Soliz, Beaver, Oklahoma; brothers, Javier Murrieta, Beaver, Oklahoma, Alonso Arroyo and Bryan Arroyo of Beaver, Oklahoma; his sister, Alejandro Perez of Beaver, Oklahoma; his grandmother, Guadalupe Aniles, Madera, Chihuahua, Mexico and a host of other relatives and friends.