October 25, 1917 – August 3, 2018
Elvira Martinez, age 100 passed away on Friday August 3, 2018. Elvira was born October 25, 1917 in Houston, Texas to Maria and Monico Martinez.
Elvira was preceded in death by her sisters Beatrice Wippert and Gloria Villareal; brothers Lawernce, Ebalio and Monico Martinez.
Elvira is survived by her sisters Susie Martinez and Minerva Fuentes and brother Angel Martinez.
Visitation for Elvira will be held Thursday, August 9, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Crespo FH - Navigation, 2516 Navigation Blvd., Houston, Texas 77003. Funeral service will be Friday, August 10, 2018 at 10:00a.m. at Crespo Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Forest Park Lawndale, 6900 Lawndale Street, Houston, TX 77023.
- Visitation Thursday, August 9, 2018
- Funeral Service Friday, August 10, 2018
- Committal Service Friday, August 10, 2018
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August 8, 2018
There are so many memories. holidays,, birthdays, bbqs or just to spend time as a family. Under the big table was a shelf that us youngsters would crawl under (to get out of the grownups way) and have a picnic or tea. I remember her black car that we called “the dinosaur”, it could carry a lot of children in the back seat and there was a great large hump that we would call like shotgun. Even though it has been many years I can still smell the car and her house. Now she is can be with Uncle Joe, her siblings and parents in the peace and love of our God our Father.
August 7, 2018
Our family spent many holidays at Aunt Vera's house. Easter, 4th of July, Thanksgiving and Christmas were the big ones. There were always a lot of family members gathering to share these special days filled with good food, special treats, and wonderful memories. Thank you Aunt Vera for always being there for us.