Carol Martinez age 76 years, of Ely, NV passed away November 19, 2014 in Ely.  She was born June 30, 1938 in Ely, NV to Gustave and Wilma Henriod.

Carol worked several years as a cook and waiting tables for the Bybee family at Evah’s Drive In, the Gorringer Family at the Jailhouse and for the Silver State Restaurant, retiring in 1997.  Carol enjoyed reading and gardening. She loved her family and especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Carol is survived by her son Kelvin Martinez of Ely; daughter Monica Ross Martinez of Gardnerville, NV; daughter-in-law Debbie Noel of Carson City, NV; ten grandchildren Brendon, Kristin, Shentel, Cody, Jordan, Sierra, Kyle, Cali, Sara and Kara; eight great grandchildren Xander, McKenzie, Rikki, Waylon, Ashlon, William, Eli and Emma; one brother Gus (Jo); four sisters Ellen, Kathy, Judy (Frank) and Linda; two brother-in-laws Dub and Gene and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; two sons Richard and Nicky Leroy; daughter Connie Caye;  granddaughter, Erin Ray; five sisters Virginia, Josephine, Beatrice, Marion and Hazel and one brother Gerald.

Graveside Services were held Monday, November 24, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at the Ely City Cemetery.