Beryl J. Pierce Martinez

Beryl J. Pierce Martinez, 74, passed away Monday, July 18 at Saint Marks Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was a resident of Green River for 62 years and former resident of Payson, Utah.

She was born in Payson, Utah, the daughter of Paul C. Pierce and Bernice Hill.

Mrs. Martinez attended school in Green River. She earned her General Education Degree.

She married Floyd J. Martinez on October 24, 1964 in Evanston. He preceded her in death on May 5, 2018.

Mrs. Martinez worked for General Chemical for 15 years and retired in 1993 as a Mill Worker.

She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

Mrs. Martinez was a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 2350.

She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, reading and gardening.

Survivors include one son, Andy Martinez and wife Laurie of Green River; one daughter-in-law, Janie Martinez of Missouri; one brother, Roger Pierce and wife Janie of Gillette; one sister-in-law, Kay of St, George, Utah; two sisters, Ann Craig of St, George, Utah; Pam Martin and companion Ron of Cottonwood Heights, Utah; two grandchildren, Kelsee McLaughlin and husband Matt of Green River; Drew Martinez and wife Bri of Green River; four grandsons, Brodie; Otto; Landyn; Layton; several cousins; nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son, Dion Paul Martinez and one nephew, Lee Pierce, two brothers, Claude Pierce and wife Verna; Glen Pierce; one brother-in-law, De Verl Craig.

Cremation has taken place. A rosary will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday, August 8 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 900 Hitching Post Drive in Green River. A mass of Christian burial will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. following the rosary. Graveside services and inurnment will be in Riverview Cemetery.

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