OBITUARY

Nicolas Nick Martinez

June 3, 1953December 12, 2017
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Nicolas “Nick” Martinez, 64, passed away on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at his residence.

Funeral Mass is under the direction of Buffington Funeral Home and will be held on Tuesday, December 19 at 10:00 am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Pal Raaz officiating. Interment will follow at Saint James Catholic Cemetery. A Rosary will be recited on Monday, December 18, 2017 at 7:00 pm at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Nick was born on June 3, 1953 in Bebe, Texas. He was the son of Bonifacio Sr and Juanita Martinez. He attended Gonzales Schools, He worked for Barnhill Poultry for several years, then became Self-Employed prior to going to work for HEB for 22 Years. Nick enjoyed visiting and joking with his family and hunting and fishing with his brothers, sons and grandsons. Nick was a very Kind and Compassionate man, and not to mention, very hard working, dedicated and dependable. Nick never said “No” when he was called in to work on his Days off. He will be Greatly missed by many.

Nick is survived by his Wife of 36 years, Sylvia Martinez. Brothers; Bonifacio Jr. [Francis] from Gonzales, Texas, Tony Martinez [Alice] of Petersburg, Texas, Freddie Martinez [Christina] of Gonzales, Texas, Rudy Martinez [Kari Breitschoph] of Gonzales, Texas Ernie Martinez [Sherry Roach] Gonzales, Texas, sisters; Jane Padilla [Lupe] Longoria] of Gonzales, Texas, Elisa DeLos Santos of Luling, Texas, Mary Ornelas [Lee] of Gonzales, Texas, Paula Martinez of Gonzales, Texas, Elsie Martinez of Gonzales, Texas, sons: Mark Martinez [Melissa] of Gonzales, Texas, Nick Martinez Jr. of San Antonio, Texas, grandchildren: Morgan Martinez, Steven Flores, Niccolas Martinez III, Isabel Martinez, Nayellie Martinez and Mark Martinez Jr. great grandchildren: Rafael Flores, Mattyx Martinez, Avery Rickman and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in Death by his Parents, Bonifacio Sr. and Juanita Martinez, niece Elizabeth Jane DeLos Santos, and granddaughter Ariana Michelle Martinez.

Pallbearers for Mr. Martinez will be; Tony Martinez, Freddie Martinez, Rudy Martinez, Ernie Martinez, Steven Flores, Nicolas Martinez III. Honorary Pallbearers will be; Bonifacio Martinez Jr, Eric Garcia, Daniel Ibarra, Misael Ontiveros, Cosme Molina and Jose Alva.

To join the family in celebrating Nick’s life and to offer words of comfort and condolences, please go to: www.buffingtonfuneralhomegonzales.com

Services

  • Visitation Monday, December 18, 2017
  • Rosary Monday, December 18, 2017
  • Funeral Mass Tuesday, December 19, 2017
REMEMBERING

Nicolas Nick Martinez

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Mike Aguero

December 19, 2017

My condolences and prayers to the Martinez Family may Nick RIP gone but not forgotten

Mike Aguero
Bryan, Tx.

Albert & Sarah Ortiz

December 18, 2017

December 18, 2017

Our condolences to the entire Martinez Family, my cousins. Even in absence there is happiness. One is never forgotten. Their spirit remains. God bless you all! Beto Ortiz

Bertha Garza

December 18, 2017

My prayers and thoughts go out to you all. May the lord give you all comfort and strength.....love y'all.

Nancy Faulk

December 18, 2017

Such a wonderful person, I certainly miss your smile and your loving light. So grateful to have been your friend,

Mary and Jesse ESPINOSA

December 16, 2017

Our deepest condolences to you and the family. Think of the memories you will always cherish in your heart. Love you cousin.

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