Daniel “Danny” Martinez, 59, of Greeley, passed away on May 21, 2019 in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Danny was born in Greeley, Colorado to Henry & Dolores (Velasquez) Martinez on January 21, 1960. Danny was raised in Greeley and graduated from Greeley Central High School.
Danny was a hard worker, he worked any job, big or small from bikes, to cars, to concrete, to hard labor. He helped anyone in need. Danny also loved fishing, camping, music, and meeting people. He loved to talk. Danny had a kind soul, and a heart of gold, he had a smile that could warm you up, and a sense of humor that some people were fortunate to understand.
Anyone who knew Danny the life he had was rough but he never complained, and if you were fortunate to know him you had a friend for life. He didn’t have much, but if you needed it he would give it to you. He will be remembered as an angel on earth.
Danny is survived by his 6 siblings; Gilbert (Mong) Martinez NV, Edwardo Martinez Greeley, Lorraine Hendricks LV, Lucila (Alfie) Appleton Ft. Collins, Lonila Mangini WI, Juanita (Mark) Martinez NV, 9 nephews, 5 nieces, 9 grandnephews, 3 grandnieces, and a large loving extended family.
He was preceded in death by his parents; Henry J. Martinez, Dolores M. Martinez, grandparents; Nestro Martinez, Emilia Martinez grandparents; Edwardo Velasquez, Inacila Velasquez, grandnephew; Elijah Martinez, grandniece; Holly Reed.
A Celebration of Life will be at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 31, 2019 at Victory Outreach Church of Greeley 2626 11Th Avenue Unit B, Greeley, Colorado.
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