PEÑITAS – Sotero Martinez, 80, passed away on Sunday, May 28, 2017, at his home in Peñitas.
Survivors include his children, Hector Martinez, Rolando Martinez, Arnoldo Martinez, Armando Martinez, Abel Martinez, Alonzo Ali Martinez, Alejandro Martinez, Adrian Martinez, Roberto Martinez, Elizabeth Cantu, Edelmira Sanchez and Araceli Allen; siblings, Justino Martinez, Maria de Jesus Martinez, Ofelia Martinez, Irma Martinez and Consuelo Martinez; and 21 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Herminia Martinez; grandson, Erick Andrew Martinez; and siblings, Juan Jesus Martinez, Antonia Martinez and Mela Martinez.
A funeral service was held on June 2 at Flores Funeral Home in Mission. Burial followed at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Abram.