Martinez, Minerva E. (nee Villarreal) Age 71. Beloved wife of the late Ruben; loving mother of Letitia Martinez, Ruben (Kim) Martinez, CPD, and Daniel (Nancy) Martinez, CPD; dear grandmother of Daniel Jr., Madelynn and Ethan Ruben Martinez; dearest sister of Adelina (the late Billy) Orr, Olga (the late Armando) Saenz and the late Jose Guadalupe (Ramona) Villarreal and Roberto Villarreal; many nieces and nephews. Minerva was a loving and devoted mom and grandma, respected by family and friends. She enjoyed helping others throughout her life. Funeral services Monday, 9:30 a.m. from Clearing Funeral Home, 5800 W. 63rd St. to St. Mary's Star of the Sea Church, for 10:30 a.m. Mass. Interment Resurrection. Visitation Sunday, 2:00-8:00 p.m. 773-284-5755.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on June 21, 2013