|Birth: ||Apr. 12, 1938|
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 2012|
Benigno Martinez (BINGO), age 78, long time Tucumcari, NM, resident passed away on Monday afternoon, November 26, 2012, in Tucumcari, NM..
Bingo was born April 12, 1938, in Sabinoso, NM. He had been a heavy equipment operator for many years. He was a member of the Catholic Church. He served his country during the Korean War in the US Army.
Surviving Bingo is his wife, Corrine of Tucumcari, NM; two daughters, Edna Barreras of Tucumcari, NM, and Helen Snapp and husband, Arvo of San Jon, NM; grandchildren, Joey Barreras and Crisofora, Darvan, Jordan, and Darren Sandoval, James and John Chavez; great-granddaughters, Chrisanta, Josey Rose, and Sasntiago Barreras, along with 14 great-grandchildren; sisters, Susana Gutierrez, Della Garcia, and Lupita Jaramillo and husband, Joe; brothers, Navor Martinez Jr. and wife, Tommie, Mike Martinez, Cruz Martinez and wife, Pasquela, George Martinez and wife, Margie, Simon Martinez and Elaine, Jose Martinez, and Alfonso Martinez and wife, Irene.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Navor and Ramoncita Martinez; and by his sister, Francis (KiKa) Cordova.
Rosary will be recited on Thursday evening in the St. Anne's Catholic Church beginning at 7:00 PM with Mass of the Resurrection being offered on Friday beginning at 10:00 AM in the St. Anne's Catholic Church with Rev. Father Hyginus Anuta as celebrant. Pallbearers will be Darvan, Jordan, and Darren Sandoval, Joey Barreras, James Snapp, and Jimmy Ray Chavez. Interment will follow in the Sabinoso Cemetery at Sabinoso, NM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Dunn Funeral Home of Tucumcari, NM, 575 461-3815.
Published in the Quay County Sun on November 28, 2012
Nuestra Senora De Guadalupe Cemetery
San Miguel County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Nov 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101383840