DAVID J. MARTINEZ

DAVID J. MARTINEZ DECEMBER 15, 2012 Age 71, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2012. He was preceded in death by his wife, Antonia D. Martinez (Toni); son Alfred Martinez; Parents Juan and Romie Martinez, and sister Inez Chavez. He is survived by his daughter, Corrine Gee (David); sons, David A., Mike, Andy, and Ronnie. Grandchildren, Georgie Martinez, Dominick Gee, Michael L. Martinez, and Granddaughter Antonia Martinez. Also surviving are his sisters, Susie, Patsy, Alice, Sheila, and Cindy; his brothers, Johnny and Jimmy, and many relatives. David was an excellent meat cutter who worked in many grocery stores, then retired from Smith's. He enjoyed fishing and building his workshop where he kept his many tools. He enjoyed being outdoors and working with his hands. David will be missed by many. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 9:00 AM at St. John The Baptist Catholic Church, with interment to follow at Rosario Cemetery. Serving as Pallbearers are David A. Martinez, Mike Martinez, Andy Martinez, Leroy Chavez, Bobby Garcia, Joe Vela, Jr, Joseph Martinez, and Dominick Gee. Honorary Pallbearers include Georgie Martinez and Michael L. Martinez. In lieu of flowers his family requests memorial contributions be made in David's name to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 1301 Osage Ave., Santa Fe, NM 87505. The Rivera Family of Santa Fe Funeral Options 417 East Rodeo Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87505 Phone: (505)989-7032 Fax: (505)820-0435 santafefuneraloption.com