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Ms. Amy Elizabeth Martinez

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“I still can't believe this is real. Amy you were my sweet baby cousin, and I have such sweet memories of you. I'm thinking of when you were maybe 4...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Melisa Jarrett - Erie, CO

“Amy, you were my first friend my sister. I spent many of my young years traveling, sharing family dinners, entire summers, church camp, shopping,...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Naomi Ganje - Fort Collins, CO

“Amy was one of my very first friends as the "new girl" in 7th grade. She was loving and warm and welcoming. I have many fond memories of time spent...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jennifer McClelland (DeToy) - CO

“So saddened to hear this. She was so full of life when we knew her. Our hearts and love to the family. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Sue and Ken Ash - Loveland, CO

“Amy, we had so so many childhood memories! I am so sad you are gone but hope you are happy where you are! ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Nicole Jewell - Loveland, CO

“I was devastated to hear about Amy passing away. She is such a beautiful person inside and out. I have many fond memories of her, mostly from our...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Amy Ash Agee - WA - Friend

“My love for you will never fade.With both our feelings combined is how love is made.You give me the strength to stand up tall.You reach out for my...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: John Loretto - Sylmar, CA

“Amy, I have so many memories of you and they all involve us laughing and talking of family. When we reconnected years ago it was as though we were...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Bethany Phillips - Reseda, CA


Amy Elizabeth Martinez, age 37, passed from life to life everlasting, June 1, 2018, at her home in Sylmar, California.

Amy is survived by her parents Judy Scudder Martinez, mother, and Daniel Rivas Martinez, father, of Sylmar, California; and her siblings Joseph Chavez, of Lakewood, CO; and Melinda Martinez, of Denver, CO. She is preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Charlene "Nan" Scudder; her maternal grandfather, Glade Scudder; her paternal grandmother, Virginia Martinez; her paternal grandfather, Daniel Martinez; her great-grandmother, Annabelle "Mimi" Nunley; and her great-grandfather, Leo "Gramps" Elam.

Amy was born in Northridge, California on October 20, 1980, to her parents, Danny and Judy Martinez. She graduated from Thompson Valley High School in 1999 and went on to study at University of Colorado in Boulder. An accomplished artist, Amy enjoyed art in many forms, and founded her own company "Butterflies by Amy, LLC." In 2005 she moved to Southern California to pursue a career as an actor and model, where she was recently slated for the lead role in the IMDb production "A Flower Grows".

A devout Christian all her life, Amy was passionate about her faith, her family, her friends, her pets, and her art. Amy's family and friends will remember her most for her love for God and her family, for her friends and her pets, and for her heart to help others. Words fail...

A Celebration of Life Service will be held in Amy's honor Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 12:00pm, at Utter-McKinley San Fernando Mission Mortuary Chapel, 11071 Columbus Avenue, Mission Hills, California 91345, (818) 361-4751.

An online Guest Book is available at www.uttermckinley.com to share thoughts and stories about Amy.