Ralph Eugene Martinez

Ralph Eugene Martinez Jr, 34 passed away unexpectedly on November 29, 2021.

We are devastated by his loss and completely unprepared.

Ralph Jr was born on December 21,1987 to loving parents Ralph Eugene Martinez Sr and Maria Delfina Martinez he immediately

Filled the lives of those around him with joy. Ralph Jr. was a loving uncle to Joseph, Priscila, Melissa aka his monkeys, Giovanni, Gabby, Ariana and Aliyah he adored his nieces and nephews.  Ralph Jr was born and raised in South Central Los Angeles, He lived in Ridgecrest off and on from 2003  to recent. Ralph Jr. was a very charismatic person; His smile would light up the room especially with those deep dimples he had. Jr. had jokes for days.

He would always make you laugh. Ralph Jr. worked at the local Ridgecrest Walmart for many years, one of many accomplishments was when he became Team Lead at Walmart. We were all so very proud of him. All his hard work paid off. Ralph Jr. was very passionate about music it was his life many of us were so influenced by the music he would listen to, he had such a good ear for it. Ralph Jr. was very spontaneous he loved road trips shopping and trying different restaurants and foods, He also loved cooking, Jr could cook up a storm. Ralph was an avid Lakers, Steelers fan he loved sports he also loved wrestling he favorite wrestlers was the Rock and Gold berg.  His presence is sorely missed and loss is deeply felt in all of us he left behind.

Ralph Eugene Martinez Jr. is preceded in death by his Mother Maria, Father Ralph Sr, Grandmother Gloria, Grandfather Ralph Chaco, Grandfather Raphael and Aunt Renee. He is survived by his Big sister Irma, younger brothers Richard and Robert, Grandmother Victoria. His longtime girlfriend Roselyn her children Kiana, Kaylea, Kalani, Kevin and Lil Ralphy the 3rd. Uncles Arnold, Jesse and Arthur, Aunt Veda and many cousins & friends.

Story First Published: 2022-01-07