Marcelina Martinez-Valdes

June 2, 1934January 13, 2022
Obituary of Marcelina Martinez-Valdes
Marcelina Martinez-Valdes, age 87, of Houston, Texas passed away on Thursday, January 13, 2022. Marcelina was born in Cabaguan, Cuba on June 2, 1934 to the late Juan de Dios and Caridad Martinez. She departed on January 13, 2022. She was a faithful Believer in Jesus, attended Church and served the Lord. Marcelina studied at St. Joseph's, she received her nursing degree, and became a Registered Nurse and served for over 30 years. After retiring from nursing, Marcelina began to work in the school district and loved working with kids. She is survived by her loving family, her sister Minerva Martinez and brother Ivan Martinez (Dollie), daughters Maria De Leon (Abraham) and Lisa Ojeda, nieces and nephews: Diana Boyd, Doris Powell, Dalia Martinez, Peter Martinez, Vivian Morales, Hector Martinez, Eddie Martinez, and her beloved grandchildren: Paul De Leon Jr, Manuel De Leon, Mariah De Leon Nick Ojeda, and Holly Moore. Marcelina Martinez-Valdez life will be celebrated by family and friends and her memory will live on always. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Garden Oaks Funeral Home in Houston, Texas. Garden Oaks Funeral Home 13430 Bellaire Blvd. Houston, Texas 77083 Fond memories and expressions of sympathy and photos may be shared at for the Martinez-Valdes family.

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