Art Martinez, a loving husband, father, uncle, friend and U.S. Navy veteran, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, January 15, 2013. Art was born February 26, 1938, in Redwood City, Calif. to Frank and Lillian Martinez. He attended grade school and high school there.
Art moved to Medford in 1971, and went to work for Rogue Valley Circuits. In 1984 he started his own business, All Phase Circuits. Art retired in 1999, and moved to Canyonville, Ore. in 2006.
Art is survived by his wife, Sharon; son, Frank; daughter, Marie; stepson, Alan; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brothers, Bob, Rich, Chico, and Manuel; and sisters, Fran and Chula. His passion in life was his love of the Lord, family and friends and fishing.
A celebration of life will be held at 12:00 p.m., Saturday, March 9, 2013, at the Trail Christian Fellowship in Eagle Point, Ore.