Antonio Martinez, a Rockaway Beach resident for 55 years, died June 2. He was 64.
Martinez was born on June 13, 1941 in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. He enjoyed the beach and boardwalk, swimming and fishing on Jamaica Bay.
He was preceded in death by his father, Maximilliano Martinez; and mother, Petrona Martinez.
Martinez is survived by his present wife, Mary Martinez; first wife, Patricia Martinez; daughters, Debbie Martinez and Sherrie Aguillon (Anthony); son, Anthony Martinez (Alyson); brothers, Maximilliano Jr. and Ralph; sisters, Miguelina Martell and Lillian Correa (Victor); grandsons, Thomas, Francisco, Michael and Christian; granddaughters, Patricia and Aracely; favorite niece, Carmen (Elvin); and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home. All other arrangements were kept private.