Deaths Death Notices
MARTINEZ, Anthony J. Sr.
MARTINEZ - Anthony J., Sr. Of Blasdell, NY, passed peacefully at Hospice Buffalo, February 16, 2012. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth "Betty" (nee Monaco) Martinez; dearest father of Lorraine DeMarco (Greg Holmes) and Anthony Jr. (Geri) Martinez; loving papa of Rick (Kim) DeMarco and Ashley and Allison Martinez; great-papa of AJ DeMarco and Jessica Lombardo; son of the late Anita and Liberto Rodriguez; brother of Charles (late Sophie) Rodriguez, Evelyn (Jack) Keiffer, Helen (late Dennis) Debo, Anita (Robert) Monaco and the late Inez (Mark) Pitalo; also survived by nieces and nephews. The family will be present to receive friends Monday from 9 AM to 10 AM at the (Hamburg Chapel) JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME, INC. 5453 Southwestern Blvd. (corner of Rogers Rd., 646-5555) where a prayer service will immediately follow at 10 AM. Inurnment in Nativity Cemetery. Mr. Martinez was a an Army Sergeant in WWII, a member of the VFW, worked at Bethlehem Steel for 32 years and retired in 1973 at the age of 50 and tended bar at the 7 Corners Restaurant for 25 years. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice Foundation of WNY. Share condolences at www.kaczorfunerals.com