Eddie James Martinez was called home to the Lord on April 29, 2015 in Albuquerque, NM at the age of 46. Eddie was born in Raton, NM on November 28, 1968 to Barbara Grubelnik.
He was preceded in death by his loving adopted parents who loved him dearly and he adored; mother Vera on January 8, 1987 and father Damacio on March 12, 1999.
He is survived by three daughters Faith, Jessica and Destiny of Moriarty, NM. Also surviving are his adopted siblings Danny Martinez of Denver, CO, Annita Martinez and husband Joe of Las Vegas, NV and Elaine Marquez and husband Steve of Raton. Biological sister Brenda Samora and husband Tim and brother Randy Garcia and wife Cordy all of Raton. Stepsister Debbie Morgan and husband Paul of Edgewood, NM and Kim Grubelnik of Clovis, NM and numerous family members and friends.
Cremation has taken place and services will be held Friday May 29, 2015. Recitation of the Most Holy Rosary will take place at 9:00 a.m. at St. Patrick-St. Joseph’s Catholic Church recited by Deacon Thomas Alderette. A Memorial Mass will be held at 9:30 a.m. with Father John Trambley as the celebrant. Rite of Committal and Inurnment will be held at Fairmont Cemetery with a reception to follow at the St. Patrick-St. Joseph’s Parish Hall. Funeral arrangements for Eddie James Martinez are under the direction of the Alderette-Pomeroy Funeral Home of Raton.