Services: Have been held
Joaquin Martinez, 71, died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis.
He was born Aug. 15, 1932, in Mosquero to Frank and Barbarita Martinez. He worked as a ranch hand most of his life and came to Clovis three months before his death.
Mr. Martinez was preceded in death by his parents and one son, Jacob Martinez.
He is survived by four daughters, Barbara Montes (husband Jose) of Encino; Julie Andrada (Albert) of Tucumcari; Bonnie Cordova (Jimmy) of Clovis; and Cathy Scaggs (Kevin) of Greenup, Ky. He also is survived by two sons, Ernest Martinez (Loretta) and Danny Maes of Clovis; two sisters, Margaret Mata of Mosquero and Isabel Ortiz (Alfred) of Pueblo, Colo.; and by 17 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Burial was at the cemetery of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Mosquero.