Estefania Martinez de Palmerin, 93, of Star City, died October 21, 2014 at her home.
She was born December 16, 1920 in Zacapu, Michoacan, Mexico to Ventura Martinez and Catalina Vargas. She was a member of St. Justin’s Catholic Church in Star City.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Vincente Palmerin; daughter, Maria Felix Palmerin; and stepson, Lazaro Palmerin.
Survivors include four sons, Adelaido Palmerin of Mexico City, Mexico, Constantino Palmerin, Jesus Palmerin and Ricardo Palmerin, all of Star City; four daughters, Teresa Cervantes, Efijenia Perez, Yolando Huante, Maricela Mendoza, all of Star City; stepdaughter, Gracia Palmerin Huante of Michoacan, Mexico; one brother, Enrique Martinez of Michuacan, Mexico; four sisters, Guadalupe Martinez, Emelia Martinez, Isa Martinez and Ellia Martinez, all of Michuacan, Mexico; 57 grandchildren, 66 great grandchildren and numerous great great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held October 23 at 10 a.m. at Griffin Funeral Chapel with Scott Friend officiating. Visitation is October 22 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Grady Cemetery.