October 27, 1928 – January 31, 2018
Luis Martinez, 89, died January 31, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family.
Born in Laredo, Texas, to Modesta Pena, and Felix Martinez on October 27, 1928. Luis traveled throughout the United States following seasonal/agricultural work. He married Nena Hernandez on January 29, 1957. They settled in Twin Falls, Idaho in 1962.
Luis is preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, Jose Pena, Florentino Martinez, Santiago Martinez, Jose Martinez, Dionisio Martinez; Sisters, Belia Pena, Maria Castro, Paula Duran, Julia Jimenez, Felicitas Escamilla, and beloved niece, Lupe Cabrera.
Mr. Martinez is survived by his wife, Nena Martinez; daughters, Sylvia (Jim) Leitch, and Angie (Shawn) Roland; sons, Joe Martinez, Ramiro Martinez, Mike Martinez all of Twin Falls, Idaho and Luis Flores of Minnesota; eleven grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Per his request, there will be no funeral services.