John Anthony Martinez, 48, of Beeville, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, at Christus Spohn Hospital-Beeville.
Mr. Martinez was born April 14, 1971, in Beeville to Adan Ruiz and Mary Helen (Perez) Martinez. He was a painter, a Christian and a member of Bible Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Helen P. Martinez; a brother, Adam P. Martinez; and his grandmother, Maria R. Martinez.
Survivors include his father, Adan Ruiz Martinez; his companion of eight years, Jeanette Perez; two daughters, Crystal Marie Martinez and Erica Marie Martinez, both of Victoria; a son, John Anthony Martinez Jr. of Victoria; the mother of his children, Veronica Suniga Martinez; a sister, Maria A. Prieto of Beeville; two brothers, Presciliano P. and Gilbert L. Martinez, both of Beeville; three step-children, Angelo Barrera, Anthony Barrera and Angelina Patterson, all of Beeville; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 2 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at Treviño Funeral Home with a prayer service there that evening at 7 o’clock.
His body lay in repose at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Bible Baptist Church with visitation until 9:45 a.m. The funeral service was conducted at 10 o’clock with Pastor Bryan Boatman officiating. Burial followed at Our Lady of Victory Cemetery #2.
Pallbearers were David Flores, Joshua Quintero, Jose “Dodo” Pena, Isaac Suniga, Kay Mancias and Patrick Ochoa.
Honorary pallbearers were Daren Garcia, Zane Flores, Angelo Barrera, Anthony Barrera and Adan Perez.
Treviño Funeral Home