• Arlington, Texas

Juan Martin Longoria was born Tuesday, July 9, 1963 and passed away Monday, Dec. 28, 2015 wrapped in his wife's arms, with family by his side.

Martin was truly a special person, he loved animals, building and painting models, anything and everything wrestling, especially old school, old Universal Monster movies and spoiling his "kids" and grandbabies. He was loved beyond words and will be missed beyond measure.

Martin was preceded in death by his father, Ysidro, both sets of grandparents, numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Left to cherish his angelic memory are loving wife, Delilla, three children, "lil brothers" Jeremy and Max and Kristin, two grandchildren, his "lil Princess" Naomi and his "lil Man" Cannen, his mother Tomasa, his brother Alex, and a number of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Services will be held Saturday, January 16,2016 at his childhood church, St. Joseph's Church, in Nixon, Texas. The address is 207 S. Washington Ave. Nixon, TX 78140. The service will be at 11:00 AM with burial of his ashes at the Latin America cemetery to follow.

A local memorial service is pending.