Tanya Uhrin Martinez

By From page A4 | August 11, 2012


April 15, 1974 — Aug. 2, 2012

Tanya Ann Uhrin Martinez passed away suddenly Aug. 2, 2012, from a brain aneurysm. She was 38.

Tanya was a loving and hardworking single mother, daughter, sister and fiancée. She is survived by her daughters, Keilanii Uhrin-Saffings, Alicia Martinez and Mariah Martinez; parents, John and Sonja Uhrin; sister, Tracie Uhrin; brother, Jason Uhrin; nephew, Kelly Uhrin-Gilmore; and fiance, Dontrell Blair.

She loved to live her life as much as she loved to brighten up everybody’s day with the smile she always kept on her face.

Tanya’s youngest daughter Mariah was diagnosed with cancer at the age of 11 and is now in remission for four years. They fought a tough battle together and never let go of faith. The family now still holds that faith in God’s hands and will continue to stay strong and will always have Tanya within them.

Due to the sudden passing of Tanya, a donation website has been created by the Uhrin Family in hopes to provide Tanya’s family the freedom to grieve their terrible loss without financial burden. Your donations will help Tanya’s family http://www.gofundme.com/tanyamartinez.

A visitation will be held from 1 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, with a funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, both to be held at Colonial Chapels, 1000 Redwood St., Vallejo. Arrangements are under the direction of Colonial Chapels, 643-0391.

Domini Williams


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  • KEILANII a.k.a LANii KAugust 09, 2012 - 3:47 pm

    hey mom, i hella miss you & love you so much.. i will never forget you & all the things you did. your smile will remain in my heart forever. i love you mom rest in love

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  • Loretta BlairAugust 09, 2012 - 3:50 pm

    My heart is weighing heavy. I have lost a daughter in law who was dear to my heart and to my son. To her girls, you will always be my granddaughters. I love you very much. I will always be in your life. I will always love and miss Tanya

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  • lela maxwellAugust 09, 2012 - 11:15 pm

    wonderful job...just beautiful...thank u honey.your mom would be very proud

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