Jose F. Martinez of Placitas passed away at his home on July 31 after a long battle with Multiple Myeloma.
He was born in Bernalillo, NM, on April 16, 1944 to the late Miguel and Barbarita Martinez. Jose graduated from Our Lady of Sorrows High School in Bernalillo and earned a degree in Computer Science from Pasadena City College. He enjoyed a long professional career that took him across the US and included many firsts. Jose retired as IT Manager for the NM Educational Retirement Board. In retirement he volunteered at the Placitas Community Center.
Jose is survived by his wife Joan Fenicle; two sisters, Lydia Roybal and husband Danny, Elvia Celeya and husband Bill of Bernalillo, NM; two brothers, Jose A. Martinez and wife Rosemary, Frank Martinez and wife Maria of California; as well as numerous nieces and nephews, their spouses, children and grandchildren. Jose will be greatly missed by his loving family and by those whose lives he touched.
Services will be conducted Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Daniels Family Funeral Services ~ Alameda Mortuary, 9420 Fourth St. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114.
At the family's request, in lieu of flowers, please consider making a contribution to MD Anderson Cancer Center in his memory
Jose's care is entrusted to:
Daniels Family Funeral Services
9420 Fourth Street NW
Albuquerque, NM 87114