Antonito resident David A. Martinez, 58, passed away June 7, 2014 at the Conejos County Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. David was born on June 9, 1956 in Durango, Colorado, the son of Able Anthony Martinez and Mercy Sanchez Martinez. David was a wonderful father, grandfather, brother and friend who enjoyed playing his guitar, singing, playing in his band, dancing, working on cars, martial arts, but above all he cherished the time he spent with his grandchildren, family and friends.
Survivors include his daughters Davi-An Martinez of Price, UT; Dezeray Martinez of Las Vegas, NV; grandsons Isaac Martinez, Raymond Martinez, Josiah Martinez all of Price, UT; sister Sandra Martinez of Manassa, CO; one brother Joe Danny Martinez of Antonito, CO. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.
David was preceded in death by his parents Able and Mercy Martinez and two brothers Issac and Leonard Martinez.
Cremation was chosen and a Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM at the Cristo El Rey Assembly of God Church in Antonito. Inurnment will follow at the Las Mesitas-Martinez Cemetery. Arrangements are in care of Romero Funeral Home of Antonito.