OBITUARY

Zulema Arredondo Martinez

February 9, 1920January 26, 2013

Zulema Arredondo Martinez, 92, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at Odyssey Hospice in Conroe, Texas surrounded by her family. Zulema was born on February 9, 1920 to Epigmenio and Ismaela Maldonado Arredondo. She married Gilbert Martinez on October 18, 1942 in Port Arthur, Texas. They raised eight children together and were happily married for 70 years. A long-time resident of Fannett, Texas, Zulema was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and was active in the Catholic Daughters and Altar Society. Zulema was preceded in death by: her parents; son, Robert Martinez; daughter, Belinda Rose Martinez; granddaughter, Krista Sifferd; sister, Hortensia Flores; and brother Epigmenio Arredondo. Zulema is survived by: her husband, Gilbert; her children, Roland (Sherry) Martinez, Gracie (Joe) Garcia, Nick (Becky) Martinez, Joel (Melissa) Martinez, Belinda (Chuck) Sifferd, Leticia (Martin) Vela; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; brother, Gus Arredondo; sister, Pauline (Boone) Theriot; and sister-in-law, Zoila Arredondo.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, January 31, 2013
  • Rosary Service Thursday, January 31, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 1, 2013
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David and Agnes Lynch

February 1, 2013

May god bless the Martinez family during your time of great loss. Mrs. Martinez was a lovely person and your family was always the best of neighbors.

Heather Wright

January 31, 2013

So sorry to hear of your loss. I know she will be missed very much. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Love to you all

Vicky Pirtle Corbello

January 30, 2013

Prayers and God's Blessings

Vicky Pirtle Corbello

January 30, 2013

Deepest Condolences. Thoughts ands prayers are with you. Praying Gods surrounds you with special memories, peace, and love.

Mary (Taylor) Goss

January 30, 2013

So sorry to hear of your loss. I know that she will be greatly missed. She was such a kind and loving person and a good friend and neighbor to my mom and dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Darrell and Lois Benoit

January 30, 2013

Nick,
We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Darrell & Lois Benoit

January 30, 2013

Nick,
We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in our prayers.

Patricia (Loupe) Craigen

January 30, 2013

Sorry to hear of your loss. She was such a sweet lady. I know she will be missed. The Family is in my thoughts & prayers.

FROM THE FAMILY