Martin Arreola Uribe, 81, of Salinas and Castroville, passed away Monday, August 23, 2021.
Martin was born June 28, 1940, in Etzatlan, JA, Mexico. He came to the United States in 1962 and worked primarily as a truck driver, joining the Teamsters Union and the Carpenters Union. He hauled for various agriculture companies, including Bud Antel, Salinas Marketing Co-op, Orregia Farms, Central Coast Cooling, and retired from Vegetable Grower Supply. After retirement he spent most of his time in Nayarit, Mexico, and eventually returned to the United States in 2012.
Martin was preceded in death by his mother, Eliacer Uribe Arreola; father, Juan Arreola Caro; sister, Irma Rivera; and wife, Micaela Duran Ballesteros.
Survivors: He is survived by his children, Martin Arreola, Javier Arreola, Juan Arreola, and Robert Arreola; ten grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sisters, Libier Tovar and Abigail Villaseñor; brother Ramon Arreola, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation & Rosary: From 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, September 9, at Healey Mortuary, 405 N. Sanborn Rd., Salinas.
Mass: 10 a.m. Friday, September 10, at Healy Mortuary.
Burial: To Follow at Castroville Public Cemetery.
Memorials: Donations can be made in lieu of flowers to the Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital Foundation “Health and Wellness” area.