Joaquin Marcos Martinez
Martinez was born in Las Vegas, NM on 12/02/75.
He lived in Mora,
NM, attended the Mora Independent Schools, and graduated in May,
1994. He joined the NM National Guard and was an active
member of the Guard on July 2, 1995 when he was murdered by Rick
D. Tapia from Santa Fe, NM at the Allsup's Convenience Store in
survived by his parents Eleanor Martinez Romo & Leroy.
Lupe & Bernice Leyba. Brothers: Theodore Maes,
Mario & Bernardo Leyba Sisters: Bianca Romo and
Andrea Leyba. Grandmothers: Durcilia Martinez, Candelaria
were sports of all kinds and music. He played bass guitar
for "Sangre Joven" and "Nueva Vida" local
bands. Lettered in high school sports.