Felimon “Phil” Martinez age 85, a resident of El Prado passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, after a lengthy illness on July 6, 2020.
He was preceded in death by his parents Eraclio and Marcelina Martinez and brother Norbert Martinez.
Felimon proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He worked for over 35 years in the grocery industry, Felimon was a caring and loving husband, father and grandfather and great-grandfather.
He is survived by his wife Maria Odelia Martinez; sons Tom Martinez (Anna), Danny Martinez (Stella); grandchildren Santana Martinez (Loren), Christine Martinez, David Martinez; great-grandchildren Carlos Hammer, Azalea Hammer, Mateo Felimon Hammer; siblings Ramona Bender, Maxine Martinez, Rosina Apodaca (Melecio), Erminio Martinez, Juan Martinez (Tina) and many loving nieces, nephews, relatives and cherished friends.
Private services will be held at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Arroyo Seco with burial to follow at the Santa Fe National Cemetery.
The family of Felimon "Phil" Martinez has entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos. 866-657-4019 www.devargastaos.com