Anselmo G. Martinez Sr., 75, passed away on Friday, Nov. 5, 2010. He was born on April 11, 1935 in Clarkwood to Jose D. and Juanita Gutierrez Martinez.

He was a retired foreman for the Banquete Co-op.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his son, Alejandro Martinez; and his grandson, Anselmo Martinez III.

He is survived by his wife, Margarita Martinez of Robstown; his children, Linda Lee (Cristobal) Trevino of Dallas, Anselmo (Diana) Martinez Jr. of Corpus Christi, Alfredo Martinez, Adan Martinez, both of Robstown, and Norma Martinez (Fernando) Rodriguez of San Antonio; his brothers, Guillermo Martinez and Jose Martinez, both of Robstown; five sisters, Margarita Garcia (the late Alonzo) of Robstown, Rosa Salinas (Joe) of Corpus Christi, Josefa Martinez (Zenon) and Delfina Martinez (Antonio), Yolanda Martinez and husband of Robstown; 15 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A prayer service was held at 7 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 6 and 7, at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. Funeral service were conducted at 10 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 8, at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel.

Interment later followed at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.