Mrs. Martinez was born in Gillette to Jose Longoria and Adelfina De Bosque Longoria. She married Ramon H. Martinez in Beeville. Herminia was Catholic by faith and a homemaker.
Survivors include her daughters, Ramona L. Wheeler and Sara M. (Lorenzo) Garcia, both of Runge; her sons, Ponciano L. Martinez of San Antonio, Moses L. Martinez of Runge, Joshue L. Martinez of Colorado Springs, Colo. and Gary Martinez; her sisters, Mary Thomsa and Eva Alvarado, both of Waxahachie and numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ramon; her son, Malachi Martinez and her brother, Inez Martinez.
Visitation was held Monday, April 15 in the Eckols Funeral Home Chapel, Kenedy, with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. that evening.
Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m., Tuesday, April 16 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Runge with Rev. Leon Rubaj officiating.
Interment followed in the Runge Catholic Cemetery.