MARTES, JOHN A. Nov. 2, 1939 to Dec. 26, 2012 John Ambrose Martes died at home surrounded by family on December 26th 2012 after a year-long battle with Lung Cancer. John was a graduate of El Cajon Valley High School and the University of San Diego. He served as the Co-President of the East County Democratic Club and ran twice for the El Cajon City Council. He is survived by his wife of 40 years Gloria Martes and his daughters Natalie and Leslie Martes. A memorial is planned for Saturday January 5th at 11 a.m. at the Elks Lodge
in El Cajon. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in John's name to the Lung Cancer Alliance.