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Julia Villarreal Martinez

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Julia Villarreal Martinez


Julia Villarreal Martinez, 91, passed away on March 10, 2018. She was born on January 1, 1927 in Tivoli, Texas.

Mom was business savvy, she had no education but as mom and wife she saved her money to buy a brand new home and car. "Hands down" she was also the best tortilla maker,

She is preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Juan A. Martinez; daughter and son-in-law, Alicia (Ruben) Hinojosa; granddaughter, Celina Carreon and brothers, Jesus, Sotero, Encarnacion and Porfirio Villarreal.

Left behind to cherish her memories are her children: Lydia (Febronio) Garcia, Juan Jr (Melinda) Martinez, Nora (Martin) Mota, Martha (Mynor) Ramirez and Elena Jones; sister, Emilia Soliz; 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

Family will be receiving friends on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Memory Gardens Funeral Home with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 pm that same evening.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 10:00 am at Holy Family Catholic Church with Interment to follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.

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Published in Corpus-Christi Caller-Times on Mar. 13, 2018
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