Fares Martinez passed away peacefully in the presence of his family on Saturday, June 9, 2012. Fares was born on August 21, 1920 in Vadito, New Mexico.
He is survived by his wife Adelina Martinez and their children: Frank Martinez, Elda (Martin) Fuentes, and Ada (Gilbert) Parra. Fares also leaves 9 grandchildren: Carissa, Jessica (Victor), Jaqueline, Martin Anthony, Kayla, Andrea, Christopher, Janine, Janae, and one great-grandchild, Janae. Tata’s legacy lives on in the lives of all his loving family members.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, June 23, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church in Douglas, Arizona. Inurnment will follow at Calvary Cemetery with Military honors by the Fort Huachuca Honor Guard, The American Legion and VFW.
Brown Page Mortuary is in charge of arrangements, 364-3434