Canuto J Martinez

  • Birth 21 May 1928 Rociada, San Miguel County, New Mexico, USA
  • Death 11 Dec 2012 Las Vegas, San Miguel County, New Mexico, USA
  • Burial San Miguel County, New Mexico, USA
  • Memorial ID 102092883

Canuto J. Martinez, age 84, a longtime resident of Rainsville, NM, passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2012, at New Mexico Behavioral Institute in Las Vegas, NM. Canuto was born on May 21, 1928 in Rociada, NM to the late Abel Martinez and Eloisa Montoya-Martinez.Canuto was united in marriage to Eva Marrujo. Canuto worked at the Salman Ranch then was self-employed during his cowboy years buying and selling cattle. A lifelong Catholic he was a member of St. Gerturde Catholic Church, in Mora, NM. Canuto was preceded in death by his wife, Eva Martinez, parents, Abel and Eloisa Martinez, brothers, Alfonso Martinez, Alfredo Martinez, George Martinez and Eugenio Martinez, sisters, Eumelia Duran and Florence Duran. Canuto is survived by his sons and daughters, Andy Martinez (Susie), Annabelle Mora and her husband, Roger, Patsy Montoya and her husband, Rudy, David Martinez and Marvin Martinez (Lorraine) all of Rainsville, NM, Carla Martinez and her special friend, Emo of Las Vegas, NM, former daughters-in-law; Ella Martinez of Holman, NM and Berna Duran of Albuquerque, NM, grandchildren, Frances, Andrew, Kenny, Andrea, Andy Jr., Madeline, Gary, Lisa, Adolph, Dennise, David Jr. and Loretta, 23 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Rosary services will be held on Friday, December 14, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. at St. Gertrude Catholic Church in Mora, NM. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, December 15, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Gertrude Catholic Church in Mora, NM with Father James Sanchez as celebrant. Interment will be at the Santo Niño Cemetery in Lower Rociada, NM with the following serving as casket bearers, Gary Mora, Adolph Montoya, Derek Pino, David Martinez Jr., Andrew Martinez and Kenny Martinez. Serving as honorary bearers will be all his remaining grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


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  • Created by: P Barela
  • Added: 12 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 102092883
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Canuto J Martinez (21 May 1928–11 Dec 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102092883, citing Santo Nino Cemetery, San Miguel County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by P Barela (contributor 46573401) .