Guadalupe Martinez, 86, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008.

She was born Sept. 23, 1921, in Mission to Victor and Frances Martinez Flores. She was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of Robstown.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one sister and five brothers.

She is survived by her children, Goya (Victor) DeLeon, Eliseo (Lydia) Martinez, Gloria (the late Lazaro) Leal, Ray Martinez, Israel (Edelia) Martinez, Soyla Martinez, all of Robstown, Benito Martinez of Amarillo, and Corina (Jose) Ponce of Pompa; her sister, Angelita Serrato of Victoria; 45 grandchildren; 110 great grandchildren; 27 great-great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 5 and 6, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 7, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Interment followed in Robstown Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.