Monsignor Leo Martinez
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Monsignor Leo Martinez, 89, died in San Antonio on April 5, 2021. He was born in Sabanalarga, Colombia, in 1931, and was ordained a priest on December 21, 1963.

He began his ministry in the Archdiocese of San Antonio in 1980, when he was named Associate Pastor in Sacred Heart Parish in Uvalde. He later served as Pastor in Crystal City, and in Immaculate Conception and Our Lady of Good Counsel Parishes in San Antonio. He retired in 2001.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, April 8, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel at St. Anthony Retreat Center, 100 Peter Baque Rd. SA, TX 78209, Bishop Mike Boulette as celebrant.

Interment will be in the Padua Place Cemetery. Masks will be required throughout the services.

For those unable to attend services, condolences may be sent at Arrangements by:

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Published in Express-News on Apr. 7, 2021.
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April 7, 2021
We were honored to take care of you Father Martinez , you were one of many gifts God blessed us with .we’ll miss you always .
Tony , Jesus , Melinda , Isabel and Marie
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