Priscilla Martinez

Priscilla Martinez joined the lord on January 26, 2013 in Canon City, CO. She was born in Gardner, CO on July 30, 1939 to Augustine and Perecaunda Medina. Priscilla married Abel Martinez on August 27, 1960 in Canon City, CO. Priscilla was a homemaker, but also worked as a housekeeper, dishwasher and babysitter through out the years. She was a member of St. Michaels Catholic Church, as well as a member of the Elkettes at the Florence Elks. Priscilla was a devoted mother and grandmother and loved spending time with her family. She also enjoyed many crafting activities, attending bingo and playing cards with her family. Priscilla is survived by her husband, Abel; daughter, Brenda Camp; granddaughters, Tonia (Shawn) Sutton and Stephanie Camp (Clint Dickenson) who are expecting their first child; great granddaughters, Breezyn and Lily Sutton; brothers, Johnny (Evelyn) Medina and Arthur Medina; sister Mary Martinez; sisters-in-law, Theresa Whitney and Betty Martinez of UT; brothers-in-law, Ruben (Raphaelita) of UT, Johnny, and Joe (Carol) Martinez; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, god children, and close friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; children, John and Mary Martinez; in-laws, Joe and Tonita Martinez; sisters, Della (Edumendo) Martinez, Benita Aragon, and Ernestine Archuleta; brother, Lawrence (Mary) Medina; brothers-in-law Freddie and Michael Martinez; and many nieces, nephews and close friends. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., prior to Recitation of the Rosary at 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel at 1449 S. 9th Street in Canon City. Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, January 31, 2013 at St. Michael Catholic Church in Canon City, with Reverend Mario Sanchez as Celebrant. Interment will follow at Lakeside Cemetery in Canon City. Arrangements handled through Holt Family Funeral Home. Online condolences @ www.holtfamilyfuneral

Funeral Home

Wilson Funeral Home
1449 South 9th Street Canon City, CO 81212
(719) 275-3372

Published in The Canon City Daily Record on Jan. 29, 2013