Juan F. Martinez, 50, of McGee's Crossroads, NC, passed away on Thursday, November 11th, 2021, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
Juan was born in Mexico to Juan and Evangelina Martinez and came to the U.S. with his parents at a young age.
In 1996, Juan met Jennifer Snider through a mutual friend Sheila Branch. It was a whirlwind romance, and Juan proposed in October 1996. Juan and Jennifer married the following October 1997 and just celebrated 24 years of marriage. Juan and Jennifer were blessed with two beautiful children, Tyler and Emily.
Juan found his much-loved career as a Service Advisor in the automotive industry. He started his career at David O'Neal and ended at Capital Mazda in Cary.
Juan is survived by his loving wife, Jennifer, and children, Tyler and Emily. He is also survived by his parents, Juan and Evangelina Martinez; his brother, Valentin Martinez (Jean); his brother, Adrian Martinez (Judy); his sister, Reyna Flores (Carlos); and his sister, Eva Meza (Erik). Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and two great-nieces. Juan was truly blessed with a large, loving family.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, November 27th at 11:00 am at New Hope Alliance Church, 2642 Old Fairground Rd, Angier, NC, a visitation following the service with the family in the Fellowship Hall.