Marie Fabiola Martinez
Mary Fabiola Martinez, 87, longtime resident of Las Vegas, NM, died Monday, September 26, 2022.
She was born March 7, 1935 to Adolfo and Juanita Ulibarri in La Lagunita, NM
Mary was Catholic and a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Church.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Mary enjoyed gardening, planting flowers, cooking, shopping, crocheting and taking care of her pets. She and her husband David were mayordomos in San Antonio in Los Montoya.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband David Martinez; sons, Roger Martinez, Gerald Martinez and Reynaldo Martinez; grandson Randy Martinez; granddaughter Rayna Martinez; daughter-in-law Judy Tafoya; sisters, Theresa Palomino and Margaret Aragon; brothers, Anselmo and Silverio Ulibarri.
Mary is survived by her children, Gilbert Martinez (Kathy) of Las Vegas, NM, William Martinez (Deborah) of Albuquerque, NM, Geraldine Baca (Jonas) Juan Martinez and Jose Martinez all of Las Vegas, NM; special grandsons she raised, Roger (Sharon) and family and Miguel; other grandchildren, Francine (Rocky) and family, Tanya and family, Matthew (Mikala) and family, Sharon and daughter, Lakersha and son, Angel and family, Aurelia (Ramon) and family, William (Dominque) and family, Joey , Janis (Rudy) and his family, Amor and his family, and Christopher and his family; his sister Marcella Vigil of Colorado Springs, Colorado; sister-in-law Mary Lou Gallegos (Charlie) of Albuquerque, NM; brother-in-law Juan Martinez (Pat) of Albuquerque, NM; sister-in-law Sofia Ulibarri of Solano, NM; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
The rosary service will be recited on Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 6 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, October 3, 2022 at 9 a.m. with Father Rob Yaksich officiating. Both services will be held at Our Lady of Sorrows Church in Las Vegas, New Mexico
Interment will follow at Los Montoya Cemetery in Los Montoya, NM with the following serving as pallbearers, Jose Martinez, Miguel Martinez, Roger Martinez, Nikko Baca, Marky Trujillo and Danny Palomino. The honorary bearers will be his remaining grandchildren.
Arrangements are entrusted to and in the custody of Rogers Mortuary, 600 Reynolds Ave. Las Vegas, NM 87701, 505-425-3511 or 1-800-479-3511.
Please visit our website online www.rogersmortuarynm.com to sign the online register.