Church Service for Guadalupe R. Martinez , age 71, of Sudan, Texas, was scheduled for 12:00 PM, Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Muleshoe with Father Hereberto Mercado of Muleshoe officiating.
Rosary will be said at 6:00 PM, Friday, January 18, 2019 at Ellis Funeral Home in Muleshoe. Burial will be in Bailey County Cemetery. Guadalupe died Tuesday, January 15, 2019 in Sudan. He was born December 1, 1947 in San Bonito, Texas to Brigedo and Francesca (Rodriguez) Martinez.
Guadalupe enjoyed volunteering with several charities. He loved spending time with his friends and family and was an avid fisherman. Guadalupe was a handy man and could do almost anything. He is preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Teresa Garcia and Olivia Longoria.
Guadalupe is survived by his two sons, Benjamin Martinez and his wife, Cherlyn of Salt Lake City, Utah and Fabian Martinez and his wife, Yolanda of Muleshoe, Texas; his two daughters, Dora Flores and her husband, Ramon of Sudan, Texas and Emilie Martinez of Abilene, Texas; two sisters, Lourdes Rodriguez of Abilene, Texas and Maria Garza of Houston, Texas; three brothers, Ovidio Martinez of Louisiana, Jessie Martinez of Earth, Texas and Thomas Martinez of San Antonio, Texas; 14 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials be sent to the charity of your choice. Online condolences may be made at www.ellisfuneralhomes.com.