Mar. 10, 1934 - July 16, 2014
Rosa Martinez, 80, of El Centro passed away on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 of natural causes in El Centro.
She was born March 10, 1934 in Holtville, CA.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Hector, Jose, Francisco and Kalu Antonio Heraz.
She is survived by her children, Juan (Sara) Heraz of Holtville, Guadalupe (Wally) Jackson of Yuma, AZ, Salvador (Luz) Heraz of San Diego, CA; Alicia Heraz of Imperial, Robert (Adeline) Martinez of Cebu, Philippines, Mario (Kathy) Martinez of Reno, NV and Sandra Martinez of El Centro, CA; sisters, Carmen Salazar, Mercedes Cervantez, Maria Ney Garcia and Marta Uribe; brother, Humberto Heraz all of Mexico; 27 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 6 to 9 p.m. at Hems Brothers Mortuary in El Centro with Rosary being said at 7 p.m. Mass will be held on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in El Centro. Burial will immediately follow at Evergreen Cemetery in El Centro.