Daniel Wayne Martinez
Daniel Wayne Martinez (Danyo) We Lovingly announce the passing of Daniel Wayne Martinez, age 49, of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Daniel unexpectedly passed away on July 1, 2021; his family and loved ones are deeply saddened. Being a Native (born and raised) in New Mexico, Daniel deeply loved all of his New Mexican Heritage. He was very proud to tell people he was from the "Land of Enchantment" and his roots were from "Ocate" New Mexico.
Daniel graduated from Albuquerque High School. He became a prominent Top-Notch Realtor serving New Mexico for over 20 years. Daniel's life was devoted to raising his youngest son, Daniel, as a single dad after his son's mother passed away. His passion was to make a difference in his community that he loved so much.
Daniel is survived by his two sons, Daniel John Wayne Romero-Martinez and Jonathan Berumen, his mother, Isabelle Martinez, sister, Darlene Heart, two brothers, David Martinez and Joseph Martinez, his Soulmate, Delilah Garcia and Roxy; along with his Goddaughter, Gabriella R. Cruz, his aunts; MaryAlice Peralta from Pueblo, CO, Nancy Cruz & Uncle Eldie Cruz from Wagon Mound, NM and Stella Martinez from
Albuquerque, as well as two nieces, one nephew and great-nieces/nephews, many cousins, many friends and countless people whose lives he touched. Daniel's family, friends, nieces and nephews meant more to him than words can describe.
May you rest in peace. You are forever in our hearts.
"And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus." â€" Philippians 4:7 Services will be held: Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 11:00am San Felipe De Neri Church (in Old Town) 2005 North Plaza NW Albuquerque, NM 87104
*Followed by Burial at Mount Calvary Cemetery (1900 Edith Blvd. NE, 87102)
*Gathering for Family and Friends will be announced at the Services. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: //gofundme.com/f/support-daniel-martinezs-family
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Published by Albuquerque Journal on Jul. 18, 2021.