Rita Martinez Allen, age 60, passed away Tuesday, August 29, 2017. Rita was born in Fortworth, Texas to Carmen and Tomasita Martinez. Rita graduated from H.M. King High and worked for Civil Service while attending A&I Kingsville.
Rita is preceded in death by her beloved father and sister, Carmen H. Martinez Sr. and Annabelle M. Garza.
Rita is survived by her mother Tomasita V. Martinez, her daughter Kathryn Kay Villarreal from Conroe, TX, and Paul Anthony Vasquez from Alice, Texas. She is survived by her sister Viola M. ( Jesse) Perez from Kingsville, Tx, Carmen (Norma) Martinez Jr. of Kingsville,Tx, Vickie (Randy) Randolph of Oklahoma and Danny (Hilda) Martinez, Big Spring,Tx. Rita is survived by seven grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews and her beloved caregiver Anna Pena from Driscoll, Texas.
Visitation will be at 10:30a.m with a rosary at 11a.m. Saturday, September 2, 2017 with a Funeral service at 12p.m. at the Turcotte-Piper Chapel. Interment will follow at Santa Gertrudis Cemetery.
Services are entrusted to Turcotte-Piper Mortuary, 205 General Cavazos Blvd., Kingsville, Texas.