Mrs. Martinez was born on April 2, 1928, in Beeville to Maclovio and Juanita Ninos Perez.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Candelario S. Martinez; one daughter, Mary Martinez; two brothers, Porfirio Perez and Cipriano Perez; her parents, Maclovio and Juanita Ninos Perez; and a granddaughter, Melissa Gonzales.
Survivors include two sons, Candelario and Tony Martinez; seven daughters, Janie, Delia, Elvira, Belinda and Nancy Martinez, all of Beeville, May Ann Gary of Port Lavaca and Patricia Martinez of Victoria; grandchildren Alice Salinas, Michelle Trowbridge and Raul Rodriguez Jr.; five brothers, Locario Perez of Big Springs, Endersio Perez of Ulysses, Kan., Cheo, Maclovio and Joe Perez, all of Beeville; two sisters, Mary Perez of Lubbock and Gloria Mendez of Beeville.
A rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Treviño Funeral Home. The funeral Mass was celebrated Wednesday at 2 o’clock at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church. Burial followed at San Pedro Cemetery in Clareville.
Pallbearers were Joel Martinez, Daniel Abrigo Jr., Mark Martinez, Gilbert Hernandez, Richard Ramos and Angel Martinez.
Treviño Funeral Home