Mary G. Martinez, 82, a longtime resident of Las Vegas, passed away on Friday, June 22, 2012 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April.23, 1930 to the late Nazario Quintana and Elecia Martinez-Quintana. She was united in marriage to Luciano Martinez, Sr. on Jan. 17, 1948 in Sapello, N.M. She is preceded in death by her parents: Nazario Quintana and Elecia Martinez-Quintana; husband: Luciano Martinez, Sr.; son: Luciano Martinez, Jr.; daughter: Martha Martinez; brothers: George Quintana and Nazario Quintana Jr.; sisters: Pita Sanchez, Carmen Valdez, & Querina Martinez. She is survived by her loving family: daughter: Mary Jean Aragon and husband Leroy of Buena Vista, NM; sons: John Martinez and wife Donna of Manuelitas, N.M., David Martinez, Richard Martinez and wife Leasa , daughter-in-law: Connie Martinez all of Las Vegas. She is also survived by brother Ernest Quintana and sister Lucy Washburn; grandchildren; Lorraine Leechman (Dave), Diana Harlan (Jason), Marcos Aragon, Denise Baca (Erwin), Veronica Martinez (Carl), Patricia Martinez, Melissa Martinez (Diego), Brian Martinez (Angela), Adrian Martinez, Elicia Martinez (Fernando), Isaac Martinez (Kat), Aaron Martinez, John David Martinez, Joel Baca, Adam Martinez, Jake Martinez, Daniel Martinez, and 26 great-grandchildren; treasured nieces: Alice Saiz (Lorenzo) and Angie Baca, treasured nephew: Michael Martinez & numerous other nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Mary was an amazing woman whose heart overflowed with love for her family and friends. She retired from Las Vegas City Schools as a cafeteria manager. She enjoyed sewing, painting, knitting, cooking and crocheting. She had the ability to accomplish anything she put her mind to. Grandma’s kitchen was always open. She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church. Rosary services will be conducted Monday, June 25, 2012, at 9 a.m. with mass to follow rosary at Immaculate Conception Church in Las Vegas with Father George V. Salazar as celebrant. Interment services will be conducted at 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2012, at the Santa Fe National Cemetery with the following serving as pallbearers: Adam Martinez, Jake Martinez, Daniel Martinez, Brian Martinez, Adrian Martinez, Isaac Martinez, Aaron Martinez, and John David Martinez. Serving as honorary pallbearers: Bryce Baca, Brandon Baca, Joey Baca and Marcos Aragon. Please visit www.rogersmortuarynm.com to sign the online register book. In Lieu of flowers contributions may be made to American Cancer Society 10501 Montgomery Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106 Arrangements are under the direction of the Rogers Mortuary, Las Vegas, N.M. 1-800-479-3511 or 505-425-3511.