PRICE-Our beloved wife, mother, daughter, grandmother, sister and dear friend, Nancy Ann Slama Martinez, age 41, passed away March 12, 2009 at her home.
She was born Dec. 5, 1967 in Price, Utah to Albert H. and Mary Lou Davis Slama.
Married Thomas P. Martinez, May 1, 2004 in Price.
Nancy was a lifelong resident of Carbon County, where she was a graduate of Carbon High School in 1986 and the College of Eastern Utah in 1995. She shared a deep love for gardening and tending to her flowers and plants. Her favorite past times included collecting dolls and angels, scrapbooking, glass etch work, taking pictures of just about anything, and most of all shopping.
Nancy enjoyed being outdoors and some of her favorite outings were those camping trips with family. She loved animals and her dogs brought her great joy and happiness. Nancy was always there for others and she was a member of the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary.
Nancy is survived by her husband, Tom Martinez, daughter, Maranda (Richard) Gutierrez, granddaughter, Stevie Gutierrez, parents, Albert and Mary Lou Slama, all of Price; three brothers and one sister, Jeff (Connie) Slama, Patricia Kay (Jerry) Willburn, both of Price, Michael Ray (Wendy) Slama, West Jordan, Robert C. (Sylvia) Slama, Price; step-children, Michelle Martinez, Salt Lake City, Yvette Smith, Price, Brandon Martinez, Salt Lake City; six step-grandchildren, Dustin, Chanae, Christopher, Celeste, Braxton and Baylee.
Nancy was preceded in death by her sister, Peggy Lynn Slama, brother, Richard Slama; and grandparents, Alfred and Ella Slama, and Robert and Vandel Davis.
Funeral service, Wednesday, March 18, 2009, 10 a.m., Mitchell Funeral Home. Family will be at Mitchell's Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. and Wednesday one hour prior to service. Interment, Cliffview Cemetery, Price.