Jesus “Manuel” Martinez
12/24/1936 - 03/26/2020
Manuel Martinez 83, passed away peacefully in his home on March, 26th 2020.
He was born December 24th, 1936 to Jesus (Natividad) Martinez. He grew up in Texas before moving to his home in Greeley, Colorado. He married Virginia Garcia on June 18th, 1956 and had 3 children. Jesus was a hard worker in breaking horses, farming, construction and various jobs. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and working on cars. He and Virginia were members of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his brother Joe. He is survived by his wife Virginia, his children, Ted (Peggy Flaagan) Martinez of Greeley, Duane (Kimmi) Martinez of Greeley and Debra (Frank) Vasquez of Ordway, CO. He is survived by his grandchild, Amber Martinez of Greeley, Great Grandchildren Aaliyah (Phoenix) Conway, Jordan Villegas, Mikayla Martinez, and Mariela Munoz all of Greeley. Also, six Great Great Grandchildren, Ryder, Kendall, Toryn, Anayeli, Daniel, Remi, and one on the way. He is survived by his siblings Olga, Rebecca, and John. Also survived by his “best friend” his dog Romeo who he shared all of his meals with.
Life Celebration Services will be held at a later date.
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