Lorenzo Martinez
Lorenzo Martinez
Lorenzo Martinez
Lorenzo Martinez

Obituary of Lorenzo S. Martinez

Our beloved Lorenzo S. Martinez, age 87, resident of San Marcos, Texas was called by our Heavenly Father on Friday, February 19, 2021. He will reunite with his wife: Carmen Martinez; son: Lawrence Martinez; parents: Merejildo & Sirilda Martinez; brothers & sisters: Richard Martinez, Guadalupe Reyna and Esther Ruiz. If you ever walked into Casa de Don Lorenzo, you would always see him sitting at a little table on your left hand side. When asked how he was doing he would always reply, “Encantado de la vida!! Aqui andamos y no me quier ir … vamanos!” He was a hard working ambitious man with a lot of character, wit and patience. He fulfilled his dreams by opening his first restaurant L.S. Martinez Tortilla Factory on Alamo street , He then relocated to Thorpe Lane, After several years he relocated to Martin Luther King Drive where he opened J & L Mexican Restaurant after a decade, he sold his restaurant to his daughter, who named it Casa de Don Lorenzo, in honor of her father. He will be greatly missed … see you at the restaurant in the sky! Lorenzo Martinez leaves behind a daughter: Shirley Ann Martinez – DeLeon (Jesse) six beautiful granddaughters: Revay and Glenda DeLeon, Miranda, Debra, Marlow and Laura Martinez; He also leaves behind 17 great grandchildren; sisters: Ramona Boswell (Dean) and Elida Ornelas (Augustine); brother: Father Adam Martinez. DUE TO COVID-19 ... CERTAIN RULES STILL APPLY … (MASK & GLOVES WILL BE ENFORCED!!) Visitation will begin at 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Thursday, March 4, 2021 at Los Angeles Funeral Home … 300 Cheatham St. … San Marcos, TX. … The Recitation of Holy Rosary will begin at 7:00pm at St. John Catholic Church … 624 E. Hopkins … San Marcos, TX., … Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00 a.m., Friday, March 5, 2021 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church … Interment will follow at Memory Lawn Memorial Park in Martindale, Texas. Serving as Pall Bearers: Raul Velasquez, Joe Wheeler, Gilberto Hurtado, Tommy Cuervas, Benjamin Sanchez and Benito Cisneros. Serving as Honorary Pall Bearer: Alex Rivas The family wishes to express a special and heartfelt thank you to Vita Hospice, Heidi, Cher, Luz and Sherri. Please visit losangelesfh.com to offer condolences and to send flowers.
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Thursday
4
March

Visitation

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday, March 4, 2021
Los Angeles Funeral Home
300 Cheatam St.
San Marcos, Texas, United States
(512) 392-7185
Thursday
4
March

Rosary

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, March 4, 2021
St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
624 E. Hopkins
San Marcos, Texas, United States
5123538969
Friday
5
March

Mass

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday, March 5, 2021
St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
624 E. Hopkins
San Marcos, Texas, United States
5123538969
Friday
5
March

Burial

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, March 5, 2021
Memory Lawn Memorial Park
19106 San Marcos Hwy
Martindale, Texas, United States
(512)357-6643
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