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Tessie Martinez

October 3, 2021

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Tessie Martinez, age 80, from Chimayo, NM, passed away on October 3, 2021 

Tessie is preceded in death by her parents Ramon and Frances Padilla; in-laws Celsa and Toribio Martinez; husband Jose Lorenzo Martinez; sons Raymond, Carlos, Santiago, Tommy; and grandson Mario Trujillo. 

She is survived by her children; Earl, Andrew, Dora, Bertha, and Lucas; daughter-in-laws; Vivian and Rhonda; sister-in-laws Lita Ortiz (Leroy); brothers-in-law Bobby Martinez (Elsie), Dennis Martinez; and the large extended Padilla family in Hernandez as well as 11 grandchildren as well as many siblings, nephews, and nieces. 

Serving as pallbearers are: Earl Martinez Jr., Ezra Martinez, Carlene Martinez, Jessica Martinez, Antonio Martinez, Toribio Garcia, and Lucas Trujillo. 

A viewing will be held on Thursday October 7, 2021 at 10:00 am at the DeVargas Funeral Home, followed by a memorial service at 10:30 with burial to follow at the Potrero Cemetery in Chimayo, NM. 

The family of Tessie Martinez has entrusted the care of their loved one to the DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. 505-747-7477-www.devargasfuneral.com

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1st Rosary
October 7, 2021

10:00 AM
El Potrero Cemetery, Chimayo

October 7, 2021

10:30 AM
El Potrero Cemetery, Chimayo

Funeral Service
October 7, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Dunlop) (Espanola Valley)

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