Jose V. Martinez

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
Martinez, Jose photo 1.jpg

Jose V. Martinez

Jose V. Martinez passed away on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013 at Santa Rosa Care Center in Tucson.

He was born in Hayden on March 6, 1927 to Epimeniro Martinez Sr. and Josefa B. Ramirez.

Jose proudly served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a military policeman stationed at Ft. McKinley, Manila, Philippine Islands. Upon his return home he worked as a boiler-maker at ASARCO for 38 years before retiring.

He was preceded in death by his father Epimenio Martinez Sr., his mother Josefa B. Ramirez and stepfather Antonio Ramirez Sr., and his brothers, Manuel Martinez Sr. Epimenio Martinez Jr., Victor B. Ramirez and Antonio Ramirez Jr.

He is survived by sister, Jesusita (Feliberto) Vega, and Uncle Ynez (Gloria) Lopez; nieces, Josie Vega, Angelina Vega, Stephanie Vega, Mary Frances (Juan) Bracamonte, Anna (Joe) Quesada and May Martinez; nephews, Feliberto “Son” Vega Jr., Charles “Chale” Vega, Benjamin Vega, Manuel “Lito” Martinez, Andy (Lupe) Martinez, Gilbert (Nancy) Martinez, Jon (Carrie) Martinez and many great nieces and nephews as well as great-great niece and nephews.

Services for Mr. Martinez will begin with visitation at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Hayden. A Rosary will recited at 9:30 a.m. and the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. also at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Interment will follow at 11 a.m. at the Mountain View Cemetery in Hayden.

An online guestbook may be signed at www.griffithmortuary.com.

March 6, 1927 – January 25, 2013

admin (7654 Posts)


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Mammoth Library STEM Fair introduces kids to fun technology

    8 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner On Thursday, Friday and Saturday, kids in Mammoth got to enjoy the S.T.E.M. Fair at the Mammoth Community Center.


    Trejo leaves; Dale-Scott to succeed him as Vice Principal

    8 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner At the Oct. 14 regular Mammoth-San Manuel Unified School District Governing Board meeting, the board accepted the resignation of Assistant Principal Al Trejo.


    Traveling on Hawaiian time – arriving on the Big Island

    9 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner If you are lucky enough to travel to the Hawaiian Islands make sure that you plan out your itinerary well in advance.


    Mammoth Police Report

    9 hours ago
    by

    According to state law, police may arrest suspected offenders by two methods. The suspect may be physically taken into the department and booked into jail, or the arresting officer may write


  • Stories Just For You

    Grover ‘G.C.’ Fairchild Jr.

    January 8th, 2014
    by

    Grover (G.C.) Fairchild, Jr., of San Manuel, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014. G.C. was born in Winnsboro, Louisiana, […]


    Abner Lavell Martin

    January 8th, 2014
    by

    Abner Lavell Martin, 89, passed away Dec. 8, 2013 at his home in Central, Arizona, surrounded by his loving family. […]


    Lola Wright McGovern (Cardell)

    January 8th, 2014
    by

    Lola Wright McGovern (Cardell) gave up this earthly life in the early morning of Jan. 1, 2014, after a brave […]


    Gary Smith

    January 8th, 2014
    by

    Memorial services for Gary Smith, 54, will be held at Griffith Mortuary Chapel in Kearny on Jan. 10, 2014 at […]


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather

  • Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin