Jean "Brooke" Marie Martinez, 55, of Payson, died Oct. 9, 2003. She was born Nov. 25, 1947 in Manhattan, N.Y.
Ms. Martinez was a caring, giving person who helped many people. She was a waitress and a nursing assistant.
She is survived by her sister, Frances (John) Girolamo of Ossining, N.Y.; brothers, Robert Maisonave of Yonkers, N.Y. and Thomas Landron of Wake Forrest, N.C.; nieces, Danielle, Amy, Kristen and Anissa; nephews, Jason, Ray, John and Craig; great-nieces, Catherine and Elianna; and a great-nephew, Anthony. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Teresa Martinez; brother, Elliot Martinez; and sister, Anne Frances Martinez.
A visitation will held at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10 at Messinger Payson Funeral Home, 302 W. Aero Drive. The funeral service will follow at 7 p.m.
Donations be made to RTA Hospice, 107 E. Frontier St., Payson, AZ 85541.