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Luis Ernesto Martinez

April 8, 1937 ~ February 7, 2020 (age 82)

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Luis Ernesto Martinez, 82, died Friday, February 7, 2020, at his home after an extended illness with family and a caregiver by his bedside.

Luis was born in Puerto Rico to the late Fermin and Conrada Serrano Martinez. He worked in New York as a chef for over twenty years.

The family will have a private funeral service at Cumberland Memorial Gardens.

He is survived by a daughter, Lizel Rivera and her husband Jorge; grandchildren, Jorge Luis, Christian and Gabriel Rivera and a special care giver Jenny Maisonet.

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Cumberland Memorial Gardens
4509 Raeford Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28304

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