Mrs. Martinez was born in Gillette to Jose Longoria and Adelfina De Bosque Longoria. She married Ramon H. Martinez in Beeville. She was Catholic by faith and a homemaker.
Survivors include her daughters, Ramona L. Wheeler and Sara M. (Lorenzo) Garcia, both of Runge; her sons, Ponciano L. Martinez of San Antonio, Moses L. Martinez of Runge, Joshue L. Martinez of Colorado Springs, Colo. and Gary Martinez; her sisters, Mary Thomsa and Eva Alvarado, both of Waxahachie and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Martinez is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ramon; her son, Malachi Martinez and her brother, Inez Martinez.
Visitation was held Monday, April 15 at Eckols Funeral Home Chapel, Kenedy, with a rosary recited that evening at 7 p.m.
Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m., Tuesday, April 16 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Runge with Rev. Leon Rubaj officiating.
Interment followed in the Runge Catholic Cemetery.