David Leon Martinez
October 14, 1988 – February 12, 2018
David Leon Martinez, 29, of Gonzales, Texas passed away on Monday, February 12, 2018 at the Heights of Gonzales Nursing Home in Gonzales, Texas.
Funeral Mass is under the direction of Buffington Funeral Home in Gonzales, Texas and will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018 at 10:00 am at Saint James Catholic Church in Gonzales, Texas with Father Paul Raaz officiating. Interment will follow at Saint James Catholic Cemetery in Gonzales, Texas. A Rosary will be recited on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 7:00 pm at Saint James Catholic Church with Deacon John Klapuch officiating.
David was born on October 14, 1988 in Seguin, Texas. He was the son of David Hodges and Susie Martinez. David graduated from Bastrop High School in May of 2007. He attended Stephen F. Austin State University and Navarro College. He was a member of Saint James Catholic Church in Gonzales. David worked as a cheer coach for Twister Cheer Company which he loved doing.He enjoyed cheering, dancing, and spending time with his family. David was truly a beautiful person inside and out and he will be missed dearly.
David is survived by his mother and step-father; Susie and Sonny Ramirez of Gonzales, Texas, his father; David Hodges of Austin, Texas, two brothers; Sonny Ramirez, Jr. of Gonzales, Texas, Blaine Hodges of San Antonio, Texas, four sisters; Breanna Hodges of Gonzales, Texas, Kayla Ramirez and her husband, Jesse Zavala of Gonzales, Texas, Aalijah Hodges of Austin, Texas, Elijah Hodges of Austin, Texas, oen nephew; Jonathon Zavala of Gonzales, Texas, and one niece; Jesslyn Zavala of Gonzales, Texas. He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents; Gussie Mae Teaker and Janie Delosantos, his grandparents; Farris and Mammie Woodson, Frank and Juanita Martinez, and a cousin; David Martinez, Jr.
Pallbearers for Mr. Martinez will be; Arthur Martinez, Frankie Martinez, David Martinez, Blaine Hodges, Stephen Cobler, Tyrone Holdman. Honorary Pallbearer will be; Brian Martinez, Jr.
To join the family in celebrating David’s life and to offer words of comfort, please go to: www.buffingtonfuneralhomegonzales.com
- Rosary Thursday, February 15, 2018
- Funeral Mass Friday, February 16, 2018
David Leon Martinez
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February 23, 2018
David you will be missed my friend rest in peace!!!
February 21, 2018
I love u always