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On Saturday, August 29, 2020 the Lord called home His faithful servant, Clairville Joseph Martinez, at the age of 92. He was the loving and devoted husband of Carol Martinez for 60 years; loving father of Shelita Martinez Prograis; devoted grandfather of Regis Prograis (Raquel) and India Prograis (Wayne); and great grandfather of Kayden McDaniel, Ray Prograis, Khaleesi Prograis and Marley Brown. He was also the brother of Jessie Martinez and Margarite Muentes and uncle to Deborah, Leon, Percy, Aristead and Clark Nocentelli, Gary and Christopher Martinez, Natalia Hahlos, Estella Shopek, Carlos Muentes, Carmen Morantine, Lolita McClung and Asterio Muentes. He was preceded in death by his parents Jessie and Antoinette Martinez, brother Andrew Martinez and sister Deborah Nocentelli. He is survived by a host of cousins and friends.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Service honoring the life of Clairville J. Martinez at D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 11:00 AM. Visitation will be held in the chapel at 10:00 AM. Interment: St. Roch Cemetery, 1725 Music St. As mandated by the State of Louisiana due to the COVID-19 pandemic, attendance is limited. Everyone is required to adhere to all restrictions. You must wear a face mask at all times and practice social distancing. Arrangements entrusted to D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave.