Theresa M. Martinez

Theresa M. Martinez
Theresa M. “Tere” Martinez, 94, died at her home in Tucumcari on Tuesday, March 30, 2004.
Theresa Martinez was born November 3, 1909 at San Rafael (Montoya) in the Territory of New Mexico. She had lived in Tucumcari since 1958. She was a member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church and was active in the Sociedad de Nuestra Senora and the Del Carmen Parroquia De Tucumcari (Carmalita Society).
She was preceded in death by her husband Cirilio Martinez, on daughter, Ida Martinez, two sons, William and Cirilio Martinez Jr.
She is survived by a daughter Dolores Marsh of Logan, four sons; Gilbert Martinez of Tucumcari, Rosendo Martinez (Darlene) of Tucumcari, Charles “Binky” Martinez (Jane) of Albuquerque, Robert Martinez (Delfie) of Las Vegas; a brother Tony Ortega (Hortencia) of Tucumcari; two sisters Adelina Ortega (Clemente) of Albuquerque, Romona Gonzales (Martin) of Albuquerque.
Also surviving are 20 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren and 10 great great grandchildren.
Rosary was said on Friday evening at St Anne’s. A Mass of Resurrection was offered this morning with burial following.