Salvador R. Martinez, 91, passed away at his home in Williams, AZ on May 3, 2019. He was born in El Paso, TX on May 27, 1927.
Salvador served in the US Army as a Private and was in the 621st Air Materials Squadron. Prior to retiring, he worked at the Camp Navajo Army Depot in explosives demolition. He was a member of the American Legion Cordova Post 13 in Williams for 40 years. Salvador always enjoyed watching all forms of sports and most of all, spending time with his family.
Salvador is survived by his wife of 62 years Libby Martinez, daughter Ramona Martinez and son Gerald Martinez; grandson Corey Martinez, granddaughter Seles Howe; two great grandchildren Klarisa Howe and Danika Howe; sister Hope Tooley and brother Sam Martinez. He is preceded in death by his son Larry Martinez.
A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Williams on Friday, May 17 at 10 a.m. Following the Mass, there will be a Celebration of Life at the Williams American Legion.