Luciano V. Martinez
93, of Fontana died on Tuesday, October 29th at home surrounded by his loved ones. He was born in Jalisco, Mexico and lived in Fontana for more than 65 years. He worked for Etiwanda/Ameron Steel for 30 years and retired in the early 1980's. Mr. Martinez loved his life after retirement. He loved gardening (tending to his many fruit trees, grape vines and flowers); he also enjoyed rooting on the FOHI Steeler Football teams and the Los Angeles Angels. He was preceded in death by both his parents, his first wife Petra, grandchildren Michael Anthony and Lupe Hernandez, 3 brothers-Augustin, Vincent and Raymond Martinez and his sister Nellie Sevallos. He is survived by his wife Linda Martinez, 5 children-Irene Hernandez (Raoul), Alice Vasquez (Augustine), Carlos Martinez (Lynda), Mary Torrez (Paul) all of Fontana and Petra Baca (John) of Colorado-17 grandchildren, 52 great grandchildren, 13 great great grandchildren, one brother-Jesse Martinez and one sister Petra Esther Felix both from Ontario. Services for Mr. Martinez are scheduled for November 15th at 11:00am at Green Acres Memorial Park, 11715 Cedar Ave, Bloomington with Inurnment immediately following.