Mr. Felipe Cantu Martinez Jr., 72 of Beeville died Saturday, January 26, 2019, at his residence.
Mr. Martinez was born May 12, 1946 in Beeville to the late Estela Martinez and Felipe Martinez Sr. He was to married Esther (Maldonado) Martinez, and was a retired Bee County Municipal Court Clerk, and also retired from the Beeville Police Department. These positions encompassed a total of 35 years for the city of Beeville. He was a Catholic by faith.
He was preceded in death by one son; Mark Martinez, parents, and two brothers; Juan & Pablo Martinez.
Survivors include his wife; Esther Martinez of Beeville; three sons; Michael Martinez, Phillip (Annie) Martinez, and Gabriel Martinez all of Beeville, four grandchildren; Vivian, Maggie, Ryan, and Aydan Martinez, two sisters; Ramona (Abel) Garcia, and Estella (Arturo) Gonzales of Beeville.
Visitation will be from 4:00p.m. - 9:00p.m. Monday at Treviño Funeral Home with a rosary recited at 7 o’clock.
The funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at St. James Catholic Church with Father Luke, officiating. Burial to follow in Glenwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: John Beltran, Roy Diaz, Chase Johnson, Milo Garza, Raul Deleon, and Eddie Maldonado.
Honorary Pallbearers: Jesse Dominguez, City of Beeville employees.