Mary Lou (Pando) Martinez, 86 of Fort Collins, formerly of Pueblo, CO, went to be with the Lord and her loving husband of 51 years on January 15 ,2023. She was born June 3rd to the union of Jasper Pando and Amelia Jaques in Avondale, CO. She is preceded in death by her parents, infant brother Felix, stepmother Martha, most beloved Tia Sinfie, son Michael Martinez, and her loving husband Ernie. She is survived by her children Cathy “Tinky” Vigil, Jerry Martinez, Mark Martinez and special daughter in laws, Allison and Jan Martinez. She is also survived by 19 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and extended family and friends. She retired from St. Mary Corwin hospital and enjoyed traveling and spending time with family.
Funeral Mass will be held 11:00 am on Monday, January 23, 2023, at Annunciation Chapel, 290 E County Rd 56, Fort Collins, CO 80524 (Viewing at 10:00 am). Internment to follow in Pueblo on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at 12:30 pm at Imperial Memorial Gardens, 5450 Highway 78 West, Pueblo CO 81005.