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Peggy Ann Martinez Obituary Featured

Written by  Sunday, 17 March 2019 08:36
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Peggy Ann Martinez, resident of Tracy, Ca. since 1995 and former resident of Fremont, Ca. died Friday January 26th, 2018 surrounded by family.

 

 

She was born in Williams, Oklahoma on March 21, 1932 to George and Violet Fox and had six siblings. Peggy attended Cameron High School and loved basketball. She wasmarried to Lee Brannon and during this marriage had two children, Gary and Bill Brannon.

 

Peggy and Lee subsequently divorced and she relocated to Fremont, where she met her current husband of 59 years, Amos Martinez. Peggy and Amos had three more sons, Guy, Keith, and Jason Martinez.

 

She was a loving grandmother to fifteen grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild. Peggy was a working mother who loved her family fiercely.

 

Peggy was a Quality Assurance Inspector for the Memorex Corporation and retired after twenty plus years there.

 

Peggy loved watching her children play sports, listening to country music, and watching The Young & the Restless with her husband. She was preceded in death by her parents George and Violet Fox, brothers James Fox, Bill Fox, John Fox, and sister Pauline. Shortly after Peggy’s death, her son Bill Brannon and sister Shirley Hurst also passed.

 

She is survived by her son’s Gary, Guy, Keith, Jason, her brother Frank Fox, many nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

 

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.

 

A brief gravesite service will be held at the Greenhill Cemetery in Cameron, Ok. at 10 a.m. on Saturday March 23, 2019 immediately followed by a reception at the Cameron Community Center.

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