Joseph Maurice Martinez, 80, of Noble, LA., was born on Friday, March 29, 1940 in Zwolle, LA. He passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at Willis Knighton Pierremont in Shreveport, LA.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Marguerite (Booth) Martinez; wife, Wanda Martinez; brother and sisters, Euell Martinez, Gladys Holland and Ann Rivers.
He is survived by his children; Brian Martinez and wife Nikki of Converse, LA., Lisa Tramel and husband Michael of Noble, LA. and Charlie Martinez of Noble, LA.; sister, Charlene Leone of Zwolle, LA.; grandchildren, Austin Martinez, RayKayle Martinez, Sean Hulse, Taryn Hulse, Sarah Luyet, Nickolas Tramel, Jordyn Tramel, Kori Lynn Tramel, Leigha Martinez and Carder Martinez; special friend, Dolores Weber; along with a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
A private family graveside will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Brian Martinez, Charlie Martinez, Michael Tramel, Nickolas Tramel,
Robert “Bo” Leone and Uriel Montellano.