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Life Story / Obituary
Gloria M. Martinez, age 27, passed away on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Froedtert Memorial Hospital, Milwaukee, WI after a long-term battle with Cystic Fibrosis.
She was born in Racine on April 4,1990 daughter of Salvador and Angelina Martinez Jr. She graduated from J.I. Case High School “Class of 2008” and went on to attend Gateway Technical College. Gloria will be remembered for love of art and photography, her feistiness, her beautiful smile and ability to make people happy.
She will be dearly missed by her parents, Salvador Martinez Jr. and Angelina J. Martinez; sisters, Margarita (Edwin) Orellana, Luciana Quesada; brother, Eddie (Angie) Quesada. She is further survived by nieces, Adalina Delgado and Alicia Garcia; nephews, Juan Quesada, Emilio Delgado, and Joseph Delgado; Godfather, Martin Garcia; Godson, Elias Gonzales; and numerous family members and friends. She is preceded in death by her sister, Guadalupe "Lupe"; grandparents, Guadalupe and Salvador Martinez Sr., and Alicia Martinez; and Uncle Ralph Martinez.
Funeral services will be held at the Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home on Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 6:00 p.m. Interment will be held Holy Cross Cemetery, Hwy 32 on Thursday at 10:00 a.m. Relatives and friends may meet Wednesday at the funeral home from 4:00 p.m. until time of service at 6:00 p.m. Memorials may be submitted to the family.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Dr. Julie Biller and the medical staffs at Froedtert Memorial Hospital and Lifecare Rehabilitation Center for their loving and compassionate care.