Martin “Spike” Rosalez Jr. was called Home to be with Our Lord and Savior March 7, 2019. He was born June 21, 1968 in Dimmitt, TX.
He grew up in Earth, TX and attended school at Springlake-Earth ISD where he played football and baseball. Martin was a welder by trade and then transitioned into a truck service technician. His one loyal and best friend was his beloved dog Benji who was always with him. He loved family gatherings, cooks outs and Tejano music. What Martin enjoyed most and where you could always find him was riding his Harley.
He will be remembered for his boisterous laugh and his favorite response to everything “OOffaah”!! Spike was fearless and never backed down from a fight.
Martin is survived by his two sons; Lee Martin Rosalez and Martin Rosalez III, parents; Martin Sr. and Lucy Rosalez, siblings; Linda Rosalez Navejar and husband Alex, Josie Rosalez Cavazos and husband Francisco Jr., Robert Rosalez and wife Lori, five grandchildren and numerous extended family.
Visitation will be 3pm-8pm Wednesday March 13, 2019 with a rosary services beginning at 6pm. Funeral Mass will be 11am Thursday March 14, 2019 at St. Theresa Catholic Church with a private inurnment following at a later time.