Maria del Socorro Martinez, 85, passed away August 6, 2019. She was born June 13,1934 in CD. Lerdo, Durango, Mexico, to the union of Jesus de los Santos and Tomasa Torrez, both precede her in death along with her husband, Moses Martinez and other family members. Maria loved going to Cripple Creek, dancing, sharing life stories and being with her grandchildren. She was a great cook, and made the best mouthwatering tamales. Maria is survived by her children Juan Montez, Esperanza (Mario) Gallegos, Rosario Allen, Guadalupe, Manuel, Mario, Jaime, Augustine, Daniel (Chena) Montez, and Maria (Shon) Martinez; a sister Hortencia Solis. 29 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Memorial Service 10 a.m. Angelus. Family will receive friends at Zaragoza Hall following services.