Tomasita G. Martinez, 85, passed away Sunday, November 28, 2010 in Socorro, NM surrounded by her loving family. Tomasita was born on March 29, 1925 in San Antonito, NM to Mariano and Emma (Chavez) Gonzales.
She is survived by her devoted and loving children, Emma Jojola and husband Michael; Juanita Rosas and husband, Lawrence; Esther Sena and husband, Mario; and Ernestine Griego and husband, Salo; her sister, Aveni Contreras; her brother, Eddie Gonzales and wife Vera; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, and many other family members and friends. Tomasita was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Max Martinez Sr; her beloved parents, Mariano Gonzales and Emma Gonzales; her beloved step mother, Concepcion Gonzales; her beloved sons, Max Jr., Orlando, Eugene, Chris, and Dennis; her beloved sister, Prudencia; and two brothers in laws, George and Tolano.
A Rosary will be recited Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 7:00 pm at Daniels Family Funeral Services Socorro Chapel. A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated on Friday, December 3, 2010 at 9:00 am with Father Andy Pavlak as celebrant at San Miguel Catholic Church. Interment will be in the San Antonito Cemetery. Pallbearers are Robert Griego, Sal Griego, Eric Rosas, Michael Jojola, Timothy Gonzales, and Eugene Martinez Jr. Honorary Pallbearers are Richard Pino, Salo Griego Jr., Mario Sena, Andre Sena, Evan Sena, and Jaime Luna. Those who wish to send condolences may do so at www.danielsfuneral.com. Services have been entrusted to:
Daniels Family Funeral Services
309 Garfield, Socorro, NM 87801 (575) 835-1530.