ADRIAN – Erlinda Martinez, age 68, of Adrian, passed away on September 29, 2017, at ProMedica Bixby Hospital. She was born on August 4, 1949, in Adrian to Marcus and Juanita (Garza) Ybarra. Erlinda was a graduate of Adrian High School in 1968. She was employed by Tecumseh Products. Erlinda loved Latino and oldies but goodies music, playing cards with her sisters, but most of all she loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Erlinda is survived by her two daughters, Valerie Martinez of Adrian and Marquetta Martinez of Saginaw; brother, Cisco Ybarra of Adrian; sisters, Alicia (Roman) Perez of Adrian, Guadalupe Martinez of Baytown, TX, Trinidad Flores of Blissfield, Olga Nieto of Adrian, Beatrice Gomez of Tecumseh, and Rosalinda Guedea of Clayton; eight grandchildren, Elliott, Aracely, Eusevio, Shyla, Eladio, Julien, and Anaika Martinez and Samira Garcia. She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Monica, and two brothers, Blass Ybarra and Marcus Ybarra Jr.
Visitation will be held on Monday, October 2, 2017, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. with a Vigil Prayer Service at 7:30 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. The Funeral Liturgy will be on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary of Good Counsel Catholic Church with Fr. Jim McHugh, OSFS officiating. Burial will be in Lenawee Hills Memorial Gardens, Tecumseh.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be made to the Martinez family. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.