Elvira Martinez, 86, of Omega passed away Friday July 24, 2020, at her residence. Her funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, in the Chapel of Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals with Father Peter Oyenugba officiating. Mrs. Martinez will be laid to rest at Omega Cemetery.
Born April 18, 1934 in Zacatecas, Mexico, Mrs. Martinez was the daughter of the late Augustin Martinez and Rafaela Rodriguez. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Carlos Sylvestre Lara. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Maria Raquel Lara; two brothers; and two sisters. She was a homemaker and of the Catholic faith.
Mrs. Martinez is survived by two sons and one daughter-in-law Carlos Manuel Sr. and Maria Victoria Lara and their children, Victoria Jacyln Lara, Carlos Manuel Lara Jr. and Jordan Lara, all of Omega and Jose Luis Lara; six daughters, Irma Lara, Martha Lara, Aurora Lara, Patricia Lara, Anna Lara and Maria de Rosario Lara; one brother, Abel Martinez Rodriguez; and numerous other grandchildren and great-grandchildren.