Salvador H. Martinez
Salvador H. Martinez, 91, of Uvalde died on June 11, 2019, in San Antonio.
He was born on June 18, 1927, in Nuevo Leon, Mexico, to Carlota (Hernandez) and Ruperto Martinez.
He married Maria Monsivais on Feb. 12, 1976, in Eagle Pass.
He is survived by two sisters, Juanita Rodriguez of Arkansas and Margarita Gomez of California; four daughters, Elvira Martinez of Eagle Pass, Carmen Palacio and husband, James, of Rocksprings, Sylvia Moreno and husband, Juan, and Ana Escobar and husband, Ismael, all of Uvalde; two sons, Rey David Jimenez of Piedras Negras, Mexico, and Jesus Martinez and wife, Tasha, of Eagle Pass; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and extended family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Concepcion Martinez; two sons, Luis Martinez and Guadalupe Martinez; and his wife.
A prayer service was held on Friday at 6 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
A funeral service was held yesterday at 4 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, followed by interment at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Jaime Martinez, Deomar Martinez, Jesus Martinez, Joshua Najera, Juan Pichardo and Johnathan Pichardo.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com