Benigno C. Martinez

February 14, 1935 ~ June 17, 2020 (age 85)


Sinton – Benigno C. Martinez passed away peacefully June 17, 2020. He was 85.

Benigno was born on February 14, 1935 in Tuleta, Texas to Seferino and Isabel (Caballero) Martinez. He was a lifelong resident of Sinton. Benigno worked as a ranch hand for more than 50 years. Benigno was a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend who will be missed by all who knew him.

Preceding in death are his wife: Antonia G. Martinez; parents: Seferino and Isabela Martinez; and numerous brothers and sisters.

Survivors include his son: Benny Martinez (Donna) of Odessa, Texas; daughters: Rosa Ruiz (Jamie Rios) and Maria Martinez (Javier Martinez) all of Sinton, Texas; 12 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton on Thursday, June 18, 2020 beginning at 2:00 PM. A Holy Rosary will be recited the same evening, 7:00 PM at the funeral home. A Graveside Service will be held on Friday, June 19, 2020, 10:00 AM in San Pedro Cemetery, Odem.

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Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.


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June 18, 2020

2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel
606 S San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

Recitation of the Rosary
June 18, 2020

7:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel
606 S San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

Graveside Service
June 19, 2020

10:00 AM
San Pedro Cemetery-Odem
US 77 @ County Road 2095
Odem, TX 78370

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