Edith V (Rodriguez) MartinezJuly 5, 1935 ~ January 15, 2018 (age 82)
Edith V. Martinez ( nee Rodriguez ), 82 of Perth Amboy, passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018 at Raritan Bay Medical Center, Perth Amboy with her family by her side.
Edith was born in Florida, Puerto Rico and came to Perth Amboy 63 years ago. She was a homemaker and was very proud of that and most of all, she loved spending time with family and friends. She was an avid cook. Edith was a founding member of Beth El Christian Church, Perth Amboy.
She is preceded in death by her loving parents Luis and Candida ( nee Garcia ) Rodriguez; dear sister of Hector and his wife Gloria Rodriguez..
She is survived by her beloved husband of 46 years Guillermo Martinez; devoted mother of Felix and his wife Emma Velez, Bernice and her husband Mario Fernandez and Julio Velez and his partner Enrique Renta; dear sister of Erasto and his wife Aurea Rodriguez, Sara and her husband Raymond Melendez and Anadelia Rodriguez; adored grandmother of Jessica Varela, Eric Velez, Alexandria Riley, Mario Jr., Anthony, Alex and Kimberly Fernandez; great ~ grandmother of Natalie, Nicholas, Nathan, Marcos, Brandon Espaillat, Amelia Velez and John M. Riley; cherished aunt of many nieces and nephews.
A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, January 19, 2018 at 11 am at the Beth El Christian Center, 185 Hall Avenue, Perth Amboy. Interment will follow at Alpine Cemetery. Visiting is on Thursday from 2 ~ 4 & 7 ~ 9 pm at the Church. Arrangements are entrusted to the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy.