Gloria Macias Martinez

Sept. 27, 1941-Jan. 30, 2019

Gloria Macias Martinez, 77, died peacefully on Jan. 30, 2019.

Gloria was born in El Paso, Texas, on Sept. 27, 1941 to Pedro and Maria Macias. She was one of 10 children.

She met and married Robert Olivo Martinez in El Paso. The couple married at St. Pius Parish on Dec. 17, 1966, and they had three children together. Gloria was active in her church and strong in her faith. She had a wonderful way of making friends; she was kind and generous, loving and compassionate.

She was full of life. She loved music and dancing, and, above all, she loved Jesus.

Gloria is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Robert; her son, Rob; daughters Theresa (Kevin), and Margie; five grandchildren, Isaac, Olivia, Sophia, Gabrielle and Benjamin.

Gloria was dearly loved by all of her family and friends; she will be deeply missed.

We love you, Mamacita, Mom, and Nana.

A Rosary service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15, followed by a Mass at 11:30 a.m. at St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church in Chandler, Arizona.