Obituary: Adonaiso “Juni” Martinez Jr. Of Cordova


Obituary: Adonaiso “Juni” Martinez Jr. Of Cordova

Adonaiso Martinez Jr. “Juni”, 56, a resident of Cordova, went home to rest on Friday, September 4, 2015. Juni was preceded in death by his father Adonaiso Martinez Sr., mother, Clorinda Martinez; brothers, Lito, Lenny, Roy and Andrew; brother-in-law, Filiberto Dominguez. Juni was an easy going guy who always had a smile and could make you laugh no matter the mood you were in. He was the Mayordomo of the Asequia in Cordova and the caretaker of the Cordova Cemetery. He is survived by his sons Solomon Romero and Charlene of Española, Lito Martinez and Olivia of Truchas, dauther, Rylene Martinez of Truchas; the mother of his children and loving friend, Angie Martinez of Truchas; 3 grandchildren, Ashley, Matthew and Lacey Romero; brother, Amos Martinez of Cordova, sisters, Elsie (Jerry) of El Rito, Patricia Brunello of Santa Fe, Annabelle Dominguez and Margie and Danny Martinez all of Truchas; niece he helped raised, Crystal Lucero, as well as many other relatives and friends. Public visitation was on Tuesday September 8, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. in the Sangre de Cristo Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home and Crematory with the rosary at 7:00 p.m.

Mass of Christian burial was celebrated on Wednesday September 9, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the San Antonio Catholic Church in Cordova, burial to follow at the Cordova Catholic cemetery. Serving the family as pallbearers will be, Sammy, Roy, Orlando, Tommy, Polo, Michael, and Matthew. Honorary pallbearers are Solomon, Isaac, Silviano, Paul, Marcella, William, Crystal, Ashley and Jacinto.

The family of Adonaiso Martinez Jr. “Juni” has entrusted the care of their loved one to the DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. 505-747-7477