Severo Martinez, Sr. of Pleasanton passed away October 24, 2019 at the age of 82. He was born in Leming on February 1, 1937 to Placido, Sr. and Ramona (Alvarado) Martinez.
Severo is survived by his beloved wife, Lucia E. Martinez; son, Severo Martinez, Jr. and wife Alice; daughters, Eloisa Hurtado and husband Jacob, Estella Thatcher and husband Robert and Carmela Reyna and husband Roy; brothers, Martin Martinez and wife Mary, Placido Martinez, Jr and wife Alice and Robert Martinez; sisters, Gloria Uridales and husband Richard, Anita Espinosa and husband Pablo, Antonia Sanchez, Andrea Fore, Emilia Lopez and husband Carlos and Josie Chavez and husband Carlos; grandchildren, James Hurtado, Roxanne Kraft (Travis), Patty Cano (Paul), Timothy Martinez (Jessica), Michael Gonzales (Daisy), Melissa Guajardo (Fernando), Mark Gonzales, Gracie Reyes (Daniel), Jessica Martinez, Larry Martinez (Katy), Patricia Berg, Jacob Hurtado, Jr., David Hurtado, Roy Reyna, Jr., Jacob Reyna, Regina Reyna, Michelle Reyna, Kimberly Ruiz, Kassandra Thatcher and Robert Thatcher, III and 29 greatgrandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Placido and Ramona Martinez and brother, Louis Martinez.
Serving as pallbearers are James Hurtado, Timothy Martinez, Michael Gonzales, Mark Gonzales, Larry Martinez and Nathan Ramos. Honorary pallbearers are Paul Cano and Travis Kraft.
Visitation will be held at Hurley Funeral Home, 118 W. Oaklawn Road in Pleasanton from 2-9 p.m., Wednesday, October 30 with a 7 p.m. prayer service. A funeral service will be held at Hurley Funeral Home at 10 a.m., Thursday, October 31. Interment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery in Leming.