Andres M. Sauceda Jr., 73, of Odessa, Texas, passed away on February 8, 2022.
Visitation will be at 1pm -9pm on Wednesday, February 16,2022 at Martinez Funeral Home, 1040 S.
Dixie Blvd., Odessa, Texas. Family requests that face covering must be worn upon entering funeral
Funeral services will be held at 10am on Thursday, February 17,2022 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 907
S. Dixie Blvd, Odessa, Texas with Father Frank Woodruff officiating. Masks are required upon entering
the church. Burial will follow at Ector County Rose Hill Cemetery.
Andres M. Sauceda Jr. was born In Gregory, Texas to Andres Rodriguez Sauceda and Dominga Moreno
Sauceda on February 22,1948. He went to school and graduated at Ector High School In Odessa, Texas.
He married Martha Billaiba Lujan on July 2,1970 in Odessa, Texas. He worked as an Insulator & Sheet
Metal Mechanic and business owner for many years and then became an Owner-operator Long-haul
Truckdriver until he retired. He was a member of St Joseph's Catholic Church, he loved music, singing,
playing guitar and accordion, golfing, and traveling. He dearly loved his Grandchildren and all his Familia.
He was a Vietnam War Veteran and served in the Marine Corp and was awarded the National Defense
Service Medal w/3 stars, Metorious Mast, Good Conduct Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/DevIce,
Combat Action Ribbon, Rifle Sharpshooter Badge, and Purple Heart Medal.
Andres M. Sauceda Jr. is preceded in death by his parents, Andres R. and Dominga M. Sauceda; Brothers
Jose M. Sauceda and Richard M. Sauceda.
Andres M. Sauceda Jr. is survived by his wife, Martha L. Sauceda; 3 Sons-Andres L. Sauceda III, Rene L.
Sauceda, Christopher L Sauceda (wife Kathy T.), Daughter-KImberly S. Johnson (husband Kenneth D.};
Brothers- Ernesto M. Sauceda (wife Elizabeth), Bobby M. Sauceda (wife Angie); Sisters- Mary Frances
Dominguez, Linda Sauceda (husband Salvador Mancinas), and Susan Camacho (husband Alfonso);
Grandchildren- Andres A. Sauceda IV, Liliana K. Sauceda, Joe Chavez, Zachary Sauceda, Kristabel
Sauceda, Kacee Torres, Allen Molinar, Kaleb A Rios, Kamron A. Rios, Klohi A Rios, Drelane Johnson, Zoe
Garrett, Darius Johnson; Great-Grandchildren- Sophia Sauceda, Bentley Sauceda, Noah Sauceda, Trent
Torres, Mayze Whitney, Kaislyn Whitney, Ariyah Lewis, Joaquin D. Johnson, and Zaryan Garrett.
Pallbearers will be Zachary Sauceda, Andres A. Sauceda IV, Bryan Dominguez, Steven Sanchez, Ricky
Sauceda, Ryan Sauceda, Oscar G. Dominguez Jr., and Antonio Rodriguez; Honoree Pallbearers are Kaleb
Rios, Kamron Rios, Bentley Sauceda, and Noah Sauceda.
The Family of Andres M. Sauceda wishes to extend their sincere thanks to Dr. Reddy, Nurse Donna
Baker, Dr. LI and staff. Dr. Dickenson and staff. Medical Center Hospital CCU, and LT Continued Care Hospital.