Ciriaco “Laco” Martinez, 70, died Tuesday June 4, 2019 at The Ranch House Senior Living in Garden City. He was born December 31, 1948 in Coahuila, Mexico the son of Vicente & Juana (Alvarez) Martinez.
Laco was born in Mexico but raised in Kansas. He had worked for the Finney County Road Department as a Road Grader. He loved fishing, playing guitar and singing in a band, and studying the Bible with friends. His favorite outings with his sister Rosa included the buffet at El Zarape and trips to the Casino. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife-Senona Martinez, Parents-Vicente & Juana Martinez and Brother-Joe Martinez.
Survivors include his siblings- Jacinto (Diana) Martinez of Garden City, Rosa (Manuel) Gomez of Garden City, Dora Martinez of Richland, WA, Olivia (Isaias Ailon) Valdespino of Garden City, Elva (George) Guebara of Deerfield, Vangel (Manuel) Mata of Garden City & Jesse Martinez of Lakin, KS.
A private family Memorial Graveside Service will take place at a later date. The family suggests memorials to The Diabetes Association in care of Garnand Funeral Home. Condolences may be posted at garnandfuneralhomes.com
Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N 7th, Garden City, KS 67846