Santos Martinez, 59, Jasper

Santos Palencia Martinez, 59, of Jasper, passed away at 4:35 p.m. Wednesday, July 22, 2020, in the emergency room of Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.

He was born November 2, 1960, in Metapan, El Salvador, to Jesus and Dominga (Martinez) de Palencia. Santos was employed at Jasper Engines and Transmissions as an inspector.

He is survived by four children, Patricia Quinteros of Silver Springs, Maryland, Tony Palencia of Manchester, New Hampshire, Yesica Rodriguez Morales of California and Daisy Carolina Palencia of El Salvador.

Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg has been entrusted with the disposition arrangements. No memorial services will be held at this time.

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