The news of Carmen Salinas’ death hit the world hard. It’s tragic when a life is lost, but even more so this close to the holiday season. The iconic actress lived 82 years, and her death is still shocking despite the fact that she suffered a stroke that left her in a coma back in November. Her life was well-lived. Her career was one that spanned decades, and her memory is one that will last a lifetime. She managed to do what so many people only dream of doing, and she did so with class, elegance, and sophistication. She’s a star, and she is a woman who will always be remembered for her outstanding career, her legacy, and the life she lived to the fullest. Let us honor her and remember the life she lived.