Belia Martinez, spent her adult life in Aurora, IL, moved to Lubbock in 2000 which became her final resting place on Tuesday, May 18, 2004. She was born in Hondo, TX to the late Doroteo and Ester Flores Martinez.
She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church.
Those left to mourn her passing include two sons, Gilbert of Lubbock and Ernesto of Aurora, IL; three daughters, Adelina of Lubbock, Esther and Diamantina, both of Aurora, IL; 16 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Pedro and Raymond Martinez, both of Lubbock; and three sisters, Celia Sanchez and Amelia Leal, both of Lubbock and Hilaria Palorno of Glendale Heights, IL.
She was preceded in death by Marcelino Martinez, Sr. and Jose Martinez.
Rosary will be recited on Thursday, May 20, 2004 at 7 p.m. at White Memorial Chapel. Services will be held on Friday, May 21, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church with Fr. Brendan Walsh officiating. Burial will follow at the Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park in Woodrow, TX. Arrangements are under the personal care of White Funeral Home of Lubbock.
Any donations to the family can be mailed to: Adelina Reyes, 706 79th St., Lubbock, TX 79404.
To register or send condolences online go to www.whitefuneralhome.com.
Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: May 23, 2004
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