DOUGLAS — Felix Martinez Yanez, age 19, passed away on July 16, 1950. He was born July 10, 1931 in Douglas, Arizona, to Ignacia Yanez and Pablo Yanez. He loved music and played in a band before deciding to join the Military. He served in the United States Army from January of 1949 until he was mortally wounded during combat. Preceded in death by Sisters; Josefina Garcia and Rosie Valenzuela; Brother; Manuel Yanez. He is survived by Sisters; Lupe Salazar and Connie Cintron. It brings peace to the family for him to come home after his remains were identified on July 13, 2022.
Funeral Service will be held at Funeraria Del Angel South Lawn 5401 S. Park Ave., Tucson, Arizona 85706 on Saturday, September 3, 2022 from 10am-11:30am with Burial to follow at South Lawn Cemetery 5401 S. Park Ave., Tucson, Arizona 11:30am-12:30pm.