Funeral Mass services for Agustin “Auge” Martinez, Jr., 62, of Sperry, were held Thursday, May 12, 2016 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Skiatook, OK. Father Kenneth Iheanacho officiated. Honorary casket bearers were Woody Kaze, Dale Haynes, Joe Vann, Larry Vann and Louie Apodaca.
Auge was born April 17, 1954 in Gallup, NM to Agustin Sr. and Corina Maria Martinez. He passed away May 5, 2016 in Sperry, OK.
Auge worked for Berry Farms in Sperry for the past three years bailing hay, taking care of cattle, and various other chores around the farm. He was a fun loving easy going guy. He loved his family. Auge enjoyed going fishing and camping, building various things, and drawing. If anything was broken, Auge could fix it. He loved to tinker around in the garage, and riding his Harley. Auge rode in many charity runs throughout the years. Everyone he met loved him instantly. He loved to joke around and tease. Auge loved to flirt with the ladies. He is loved by all and will be missed.
He is survived by his daughters, Michele Martinez, Melissa Martinez and husband Dale Haynes; brothers, Louie Martinez of Tulsa and John Martinez of Albuquerque, NM; sister, Evon Martinez-Kaze and husband Woody of Sperry; grandchildren, Jordan Martinez, Kimberlyn Martinez, Jerrica Martinez, Daniel Munn and Celina Costantino; great-grandchildren, Marisol Martinez and Sofia Martinez; nieces, Sandra DeLeon and husband Felipe of Tulsa, Dora Nunez and husband Henery of Albuquerque, NM, Juanita Ramirez and husband Quarim of Albuquerque, NM and Delores Westerman of Sperry; nephews, John Ramirez of Albuquerque, NM, and Ruben Garcia of Algodones, NM and Jeffery Westerman of Hollis; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Augstin Sr. and Corina Martinez of Albuquerque, NM; sister, Rosie Garcia of Albuquerque, NM; and brother, Delphine Martinez of Albuquerque, NM.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations in Auge's memory be made to the Marine Toys For Tots Foundation Broken Arrow Chapter at https://web.charityengine.net/Default.aspx?tsid=1320&loc=broken-arrow-ok.
Marine Toys for Tots Foundation
Broken Arrow OK