Paul Martinez

Obituary of Paul Leo Martinez

Paul L. Martinez passed away on December 17, 2019 at the age of 88.

Paul was born on August 12, 1931 in Alpine, Texas. He entered the U.S. Army at 16 and retired as a Sergeant after 20 years in the military. While serving in the Vietnam War, he earned himself a Purple Heart for being wounded. He was a member of the American Legion in Seaside for many years. He was a loving husband and father.

Paul met his wife, Herminia Jayubo in 1956 in Tacoma Washington, by mutual friends. They were married on September 8, 1956 and went on to have five children. Paul loved traveling with his wife and they visited many countries over the course of their 63 years of marriage.

Paul joins his mother, Francisca Martinez, aunt, Clara, brothers, Fred, Rudy, Robert, sister, Cecelia, and grandson, Cohen, in Heaven. Paul is survived by his wife, Herminia Martinez, five children, Leo, Reuben, Frances, Jaime and Kathy, twelve grandchildren, Joseph, Nishea, Jicole, Elora, Jayla, Taylor, Joycelyn, Garrett, Colby, Kiana, Adriana, Jared, and four great grandchildren.

Flowers are welcome at Mission Memorial in Seaside, CA. There will be a funeral service held at 11:00am, Monday, December 30, 2019 at St. Francis Xavier Church in Seaside.

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Sunday
29
December

Visitation

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sunday, December 29, 2019
Mission Mortuary Seaside Chapel
1915 Ord Grove Avenue
Seaside , California, United States
831-394-1481
Monday
30
December

Visitation

8:30 am - 10:30 am
Monday, December 30, 2019
Mission Mortuary Seaside Chapel
1915 Ord Grove Avenue
Seaside , California, United States
831-394-1481
Monday
30
December

Funeral Mass

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday, December 30, 2019
St. Francis Xavier Parish
1475 La Salle Ave.
Seaside, California, United States
Monday
30
December

Burial

12:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday, December 30, 2019
Mission Memorial Park
1915 Ord Grove Avenue
Seaside , California, United States
831-394-1481