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Maria Luz Martinez

December 9, 1929 — January 14, 2024

Nogales

Maria Luz Martinez, a beloved mother, grandmother, and-grandmother, passed away January 14, 2024, in Nogales, Arizona. She was born on December 9, 1929, in Navojoa, Sonora, Mexico. Maria was a woman of great strength and love. Her life was filled with warmth, compassion, and the incredible talent for cooking.

Her kitchen was always filled with the tantalizing aroma of her traditional Mexican dishes. From savory tamales to mouthwatering enchiladas, Maria's culinary creations brought joy and comfort to everyone fortunate enough to taste them.

Family was at the center of Maria's life. She raised seven children with boundless love and care - Rosario, Imelda, Maria Luz, Joaquin, Raymundo, Carlos, and Gerardo. Her nurturing nature extended beyond her immediate family to include 16 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and even four great-great-grandchildren. Maria's presence in their lives nurtured their spirits and instilled in them the values of love and unity.

Maria's legacy of love, strength, and the joy she brought to others will forever be cherished in our hearts. Her passing leaves a void that will never be filled. We find solace in knowing that Maria is reunited with her beloved husband, Raymundo Martinez, who preceded her in death.

As we bid farewell to Maria Luz Martinez, let us remember her as the vibrant soul she was - a beacon of love and resilience. She will forever remain an inspiration to us all. Rest in peace, dear Maria. Your spirit will live on through the generations you touched with your kindness and warmth.

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Visitation

Wednesday, January 17, 2024

5:00 - 9:00 pm (Mountain time)

Martinez Funeral Chapels - Nogales

891 W Mariposa Rd, Nogales, AZ 85621

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Rosary

Wednesday, January 17, 2024

7:00 - 7:30 pm (Mountain time)

Martinez Funeral Chapels - Nogales

891 W Mariposa Rd, Nogales, AZ 85621

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Viewing

Thursday, January 18, 2024

10:30am - 12:30 pm (Mountain time)

Martinez Funeral Chapels - Nogales

891 W Mariposa Rd, Nogales, AZ 85621

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Mass

Thursday, January 18, 2024

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Mountain time)

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Burial

Thursday, January 18, 2024

2:15 - 3:45 pm (Mountain time)

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