Gregory Martinez Sr., 70, of Scottsbluff, NE passed away Saturday April 14, 2018. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 2pm at the Dugan Kramer Funeral Chapel with burial following at Fairview Cemetery with military honors. Father Mike Watovich will be officiating. Condolences for the family may be left at www.dugankramer.com.
Gregory was born on March 07, 1948 to Gregory and Maria Martinez in Scottsbluff, NE. He married Rosa Romo and she is the love of his life. From this marriage, they had two daughters, Tessa, and Stephanie, and a son Greg Jr.
Greg was a Vietnam veteran and a member of the American Legion and Legion Bike Rider. He was very proud of his service to our country.
He loved his grandchildren and riding his motorcycle. One of his favorite pass times was going on bike runs with his friends and family. He will be dearly missed by his friends and family.
He is survived by his wife Rosa Martinez, children: Tessa, Stephanie, and Greg Jr. Martinez, grandchildren, Kyle (Hali) Martinez of Maryland, Anthony (Yolanda) Martinez of Scottsbluff, Marcus, and Makayla and special granddaughter Cinnimod Barerra, great grandchildren Vinney, Lorenzo, Kaia, Jaden, Rosealie, Diego, brother Julian Martinez of Omaha, sisters, Helen Luna of Mitchell, Blanch Villegas and Diana Castillo of Lincoln, Fela (Gonzalo) Rodriguez of Gering, Theofilio Martinez, Wisconsin and numerous other family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his mother Maria, sisters Tomasa, Anita Sabala, brothers Jerry, Joey, Steven, and Marty Martinez, mother-in-law Teresa Romo, and sister-in-law Dahlia Marie Romo.