Santos S. Martinez Jr., lovingly known as “Junior” or “Popo”, age 71, passed away at his home in Stockdale on Sunday, May 26, 2019. Santos was born January 21, 1948 in Seguin to Mr. and Mrs. Santos Laijas and Manuela (Soto) Martinez Sr. His parents, brother Frank Martinez and nephew Nicholas Barnhart precede him in death. Junior is survived by his wife, Audelia Martinez; children, Maxine Martinez, Ruben Martinez (Dana), Margaret Martinez, David Martinez and Oscar Martinez; grandchildren, John Marcos Jimenez, Kolby Ray Salinas, Kelsey Amber Salinas, Kali Brielle Salinas, Taylor Rayne Grams, Brianna Lisette Martinez, Diego Martinez and Ava Grace Martinez; great-grandchildren, Raelynn Love Anderson and Camila Ella Richardson; brothers, Bennie Martinez (Debbie) and Robert Martinez; sisters, Alice Garcia (Domingo Jr.), Linda Nieto (Tony) and Esther Peña-Martinez (Kevin); numerous nieces, nephews cousins other loving family and many friends. A visitation will take place Wednesday, May 29, 2019, from 5pm to 7pm, with a Rosary Vigil recited at 7pm, at Finch Funeral Chapel, Stockdale.
To send flowers in memory of Santos Soto "Junior" / "Popo" Martinez, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
Thursday, May 30, 2019
St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Stockdale
Father Dennis Jarzombek will officiate at the mass. Interment will follow in the Stockdale City Cemetery, Stockdale.