Benito Martinez went to be with the Lord on December 8, 2013. He was born on September 10, 1948 in Baytown TX.
Benny was a Vietnam War Veteran, an Army Sgt., and a Bronze Star recipient. Benny proudly served his country.
A dutiful son and loving brother, he is preceded in death by his parents, Alfonso and Gumesinda Martinez; and sister, Gloria Morales.
Benny is survived by his daughter, Deliah P. Roberts; brothers, Pete Martinez and wife Julia, and JoAngel Martinez; sisters, Margaret Silvas and Monica Tharp.
Pallbearers will be, Mario Morales, Pete A. Martinez, Augustine Silvas, Michael Silvas, Nicholas Martinez, and Andrew Martinez.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 12, 2013 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Earthman Funeral Home, 3919 Garth Rd., Baytown, TX 77521, (281)422-8181.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 13, 2013 at Holy Family Catholic Church, 7122 Whiting Rock St., Baytown, TX 77521.