Juan Martinez


Juan Martinez, 61, died Saturday, May 31, 2014, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.

Juan Martinez, 61, died Saturday, May 31, 2014, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.

He was born July 25, 1952, in Cd. Lerdo, Durango, Mexico to Eusebio Martinez Puentes and Maria Salazar Macias.

On March 24, 1990, he married Concepcion Hermosillo in Cd. Juarez, Mexico. In 1996, they moved to Garden City where he worked in the oil industry, at both Murphy Drilling and H2 Plains, LLC.

In addition to his wife, surviviors include two sons, Noel Ivan Hermosillo of Garden City and Orbil Emmanuel Martinez, of Garden City; a daughter, Rita Nayeli Martinez of Garden City; three sisters, Maria Jesus Martinez of Cd. Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico, Gabriela Martinez of Cd. Lerdo, Durango, Mexico, and Martina Martinez of Cd, Lerdo, Durango, Mexico; a brother, Eusebio Martinez of Cd. Lerdo, Durango, Mexico; and two grandchildren.

A vigil service will begin at 7 p.m. Monday at St. Mary Catholic Church in Garden City. A memorial service will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday also at St. Mary Catholic Church. Inurnment will follow at Valley View Cemetery, Garden City.

Condolences may be sent to garnandfuneralhomes.com.

In lieu of flowers, memorials payable Juan Martinez Memorial Fund may be sent in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 North 7th, Garden City, KS 67846.

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