Pedro "Pete" Martinez died at the age of 67 at his mother's home on October 4, 2016 in Porterville, CA. Pete was born on July 16, 1949 in Santa Clara to his parents Ralph and Concepcion Martinez. He was raised in Porterville, CA and was a proud Veteran of the U.S. Navy. Pete is survived by his mother Concepcion , his brothers Armando and Joaquin Martinez of Sacramento and Rosendo Martinez of Porterville. He has three children, his son Nathan Martinez and daughters Lori and Valerie Martinez of Fresno, CA. He was a grandfather of six grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Ralph Martinez and brother, Alfredo Martinez of Porterville.