Obituary for MARTINEZ

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Friday June 01, 2007

Eliza Romero Ulibarri Martinez, 75, passed away May 27, 2007 in Albuquerque. She had lived in Albuquerque since 1962. Eliza was an active member and devoted member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. She is survived by her husband, Everisto Martinez; two brothers, Manuel Ulibarri of Portland, OR, and Mayo Ulibarri of Albuquerque; three sisters, Vivian Aragon and Flora Opel of Albuquerque, and Delores Serna and husband, Benny of Bosque Farms; three sons, Everitt Dean Martinez and wife, Jeanette, David E. Martinez, and Edmond Daniel Martinez, all of Albuquerque; two grandchildren, Amanda L. Martinez and Aaron Dean Martinez; one great-granddaughter, Angelica L. Martinez, and many other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by six brothers, Ramon Ulibarri (KIAWII) Daniel Ulibarri, Carlos Ulibarri, Gilberto Ulibarri, Anastacio Ulibarri, and Herminio Ulibarri; and three sisters, Amalia Stamper, Verna Monagham, and Belen Aured. Eliza was an extraordinary woman, a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She always gave of herself and never asked for anything in return. Visitation will be held Thursday, May 31, 2007, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Fitzgerald and Son Funeral Directors. Services will be conducted on Friday, June 1, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. at Trinity Methodist Church, 3715 Silver Ave. SE, with burial to follow in Sunset Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the NM Cancer Centers or a charity of your choice. Arrangements and Services entrusted to: Fitzgerald and Son Funeral Directors Member of the Daniels Family Funeral Service 3113 Carlisle Blvd. NE Albuquerque, New Mexico 505/884-1188