Gloria Macias Martinez, 77, died peacefully on Jan. 30, 2019. Gloria, one of 10 children, was born in El Paso, TX. on Sept. 27, 1941 to Pedro and Maria Macias. She met and married her husband, Robert Olivo Martinez, in El Paso on Dec. 17, 1966. Albuquerque, NM was their home for 30 years before retiring in Chandler. Gloria had a wonderful way of making friends; she was a kind, generous, loving, and compassionate person. She was full of life and loved music and dancing. Above all, she was a strong Catholic and loved Jesus. Gloria had a very loving relationship with her husband, her children and her grandchildren. Gloria is survived by her beloved husband of 52 years, Robert; her son Rob; her daughters Theresa (Kevin), and Margie; and five grandchildren; Isaac, Olivia, Sophia, Gabrielle, and Benjamin. Gloria was loved by all, and she will be deeply missed. We love you Mamacita, Mom, and Nana. Mass service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Feb. 15 at St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church in Chandler.
Published on February 4, 2019