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Obituary for Jesse Martinez III

Jesse Sandoval Martinez III, 45, of Waco, Texas, passed away Monday, January 06, 2020 at Hillcrest Hospital of Waco, Texas.

Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. and Rosary will be 7:00 p.m. Sunday, January 12, 2020 at Oakcrest Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 13, 2020 at St. Francis Church in Waco, Texas with Deacon Jesse Garza, of St. Francis Church, officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. Arrangements are by Oakcrest Funeral Home.

Jesse Sandoval Martinez III was born December 30, 1974 to Jesus and Connie Martinez. He graduated from University High School in Waco, Texas. Jesse married Rosalba Mireles on April 12, 2018. He graduated from Texas State Technical College with a degree in Industrial Maintenance Engineering. Jesse loved family gatherings, fishing, camping and barbecuing. He loved working on projects such as engine repairs, lawn mowers, and any electronic devices. Jesse was a huge Dallas Cowboys fan and loved to watch and attend games.
Jesse is preceded in death by his grandparents, Jesus and Domitila Martinez, his uncles, Jose Manuel (Chepe) Martinez and Pedro (Pete) Martinez and his son, Michael Anthony Gonzales Martinez.

Jesse is survived by his wife, Rosalba Mireles Martinez; his children: Jesse Martinez IV, Alicia Nicole Martinez, Nicolas James Martinez, Jon Adrian Martinez, Cristian Alexxander Martinez, Mia Annabelle Martinez and step-son, Nick Bonin; brothers and sisters: Eddie Deleon and wife, Isabel Deleon, Joey Deleon, Sammy Arocha, and wife, Nelly Arocha, Angelica Serrano and husband Rod Serrano, and Leslie Valadez and husband, Albert Valadez; parents Jesus Fajardo Martinez, and Connie Martinez; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, and cousins.