Obituaries

Obituaries

Serafin Martinez 1938 - 2006 Hutchinson

Services for Serafin "Jack" Martinez Jr., 67, South Hutchinson, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home & Crematory in Hutchinson. Burial will follow in Fairlawn Burial Park in Hutchinson.Mr. Martinez died Friday, May 19, 2006, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, Mo.He was born Dec. 31, 1938, in Hutchinson, the son of Serafin and Jessie Almanza Martinez. He attended Hutchinson High School.Mr. Martinez served in the U.S. Army. He worked as a supervisor at Morton Salt Co. in South Hutchinson. He was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Salt City Anglers Bass Champs in Dallas.He married Cleota Marie Boyer on Oct. 14, 1961, in Hutchinson. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include two daughters, Tina Plumlee, Flower Mound, Texas, and Shelly Martinez, Fort Hood, Texas; three brothers, Danny, Osceola, Mo., Eddie, Hutchinson, and Joe, Kansas City, Mo.; and two sisters, Cecelia Lloyd and Mary Reinhart, both of Hutchinson.A grandson died earlier.Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today. A rosary will be said at 7 p.m. today.The family suggests memorials to the Boys and Girls Club of Hutchinson, sent in care of the funeral home, 300 E. 30th Ave., Hutchinson 67502.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.penwell-gabel.com">www.penwell-gabel.com</a>.