Martin Martinez, age 49, passed away peacefully in his sleep on April 8, 2020. Martin was born in 1971 in Albuquerque, NM. After graduation he worked many jobs but found his calling as a cook. He was passionate about cooking and loved sharing this talent with everyone. Martin was a kind and giving soul that loved music, dancing and bringing laughter and joy into everyone’s heart. He was also an excellent caregiver and he took care of his grandmother, Eufelia, for many years until her passing in December 2014.
Mr. Martinez is survived by his wife and soulmate, Guadalupe Zamora de Martinez; parents, Edna and LeRoy Martinez; godparents, Theresa and Jim Baylor, and Steve Montoya; brothers, Adam Martinez, Daniel Martinez and wife, Megan, and David Martinez; grandmother, Elva Martinez; daughter, Cheyenne Seres; son, Joshua Hungate; nieces, Elaina Martinez, Symantha, Allie and Madison, nephew, Vincent Martinez; best friends, Hugh Barlow and Heather Craig; cousin, Stephanie and friend, Esperanza Baca, both who were like sisters to him; as well as three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his beloved grandparents, Eufelia and Eloy Aragon, and Modesto Martinez.
Services and a celebration of Martin’s life are currently pending.
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