Mary A. Martinez, 76, Chimayó died Monday, Sept. 23, 2019.
Mrs. Martinez was born Aug. 23, 1943 to Arturo and Lupita Herrera in Española. She married Jose C. Martinez on Oct. 13, 1962.
She was baptized as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses in 1960.
Mrs. Martinez enjoyed sewing and her time crafting, baking, canning and keeping an immaculate house.
She was preceded in death by her son Timothy J. Martinez.
Mrs. Martinez is survived by her husband of 58 years, sisters Margaret Herrera, Española; Beatrice Herrera, Albuquerque and Lillian Medina, Albuquerque; sons James Martinez, Chimayó and Joseph Martinez, Santa Fe, two grandsons and many other relatives and friends.
A memorial service was held Oct. 5 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Arroyo Seco.