Obituary of Julia Martinez
Julia Martinez, age 68, of Stony Point, New York passed away peacefully in her home, alongside her family, on March 10, 2020.
She was born on July 15, 1951 in San Turce, Puerto Rico. Julia spent her childhood in Puerto Rico before moving to New York with her family. She was a dedicated nurse for more than 35 years where she worked from nursing homes in the Bronx, Winnie Palmer Hospital in Orlando, Florida to Nyack Hospital in Nyack, New York.
She loved to spend time with her family, especially during the holidays. She was known for her sense of humor, beauty, cooking, strength and kind heart. She was very strong in her Catholic faith and was a dedicated member of the Marian Shrine, located in Stony Point, for years. She loved to attend Sunday Mass and Healing Mass on the first Saturday of every month, while also spending time with her church friends.
Julia is survived by her loving husband of 32 years, William Martinez, and her beloved children, Matthiew Martinez and Briana Gigante and her husband Salvatore Gigante.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the viewing services at T.J. McGowan Sons Funeral Home in Garnerville, NY on Thursday, March 12, 2020 from 2-5 PM and 7-9 PM. Burial to be held on Friday, March 13, 2020 at 10 AM at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Haverstraw, NY.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Julia Martinez, please visit Tribute Store