Justin Lee Martinez


Justin Lee Martinez, age 25, a beloved grandson, treasured son, caring brother, cherished nephew, dedicated cousin, proud uncle, and loyal friend from Byron, IL, sadly left our world on June 29th, 2024, after a life marked by dedication and immense love for his family and all those whose lives he touched. Known for his young, striving, and ambitious entrepreneurial spirit that was bound to change the world, Justin was a beacon of light and hope for all who knew him. He grew up immersed in Byron sports and was deeply loved by his community.

He will be dearly missed by Mother, Chely Hernandez, Father, Roland Martinez, Grandma Herminia V. Martinez, Grandma Maria Emilia Hernandez, Brother Victor Lopez, Sister Andrea (Jake) Aranki, nephews and niece Joshua, Alex and Eviana and a large extended family of aunts, uncles, and cousins, whom he cherished deeply.

Preceded in passing by Grandpa, Andres G. Martinez and Grandpa, Victor Bazan.

Funeral services will be held at Farrell Holland Gale funeral home of Byron, IL on Saturday, July 6, 2024 beginning at 7:00 pm with Father Rich Rosinski presiding. Visitation hours will take place prior to the service between the hours of 3:00 pm & 7:00 pm.

To leave a condolence or memory of Justin, visit www.farrellhollandgale.com