Domitila F. Martinez passed away peacefully in her home Friday January 2, 2015 at the age of 80.
She was born on May 6, 1934 to her proud parents Pioquinto and Marcelina Diaz in Huandacareo MichoacA�n, Mexico.
Ms. Martinez proudly worked for T.W. Apples Cold Storage Company all the way up to when she retired. Domitila was often surrounded by her family and loved to spend as much time with them as possible. Her life was devoted to them and their happiness. Due to her nurturing and caring ways, many knew her by "Mama Domi" especially by the neighborhood children.
Domitila has now peacefully gone to be with her heavenly Father as well as reuniting with her beloved husband Gustavo Martinez.
She is survived by her children Gustavo (Cecilia) Martinez of Mexico, Leticia (Alberto) Quintana, Teresa Martinez, Marco Martinez, Elvira (Alejandro) Hernandez and Angel (Jennifer) Martinez. Ms. Martinez is also lovingly remembered by her 13 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, 9 brothers, 6 sisters that live in Chicago, Mexico and California.
Visitation services will be held on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 from 5-9 p.m. with a recitation of the Rosary at 7 p.m. at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel. Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 1:00 PM at Our Lady of the Assumption Church with burial to follow at Valley Public Cemetery.
The Family would like to thank Caregivers Lupe, Connie, Maria and Ana.