Valentin Martinez Vallejo, 73, went to be with his Lord and Savior January 10, 2018. A visitation mass will be held Saturday, January 13, 2018 from 5:00 to 11:00 pm in the Williford Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will take place Monday, January 15, 2018 at 12:00 noon at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens located at 1621 N. Broad Street Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526.

Valentin was born and raised in Mexico, and lived in Fuquay-Varina for most of his adult life. He loved his family and friends very much, was passionate about playing the guitar, and was part of the church choir at St. Bernadette's Catholic Church in Fuquay-Varina for many years.

Valentin leaves behind his sisters, Rosa Meza Martinez, Lidia Martinez, Gabriela Martinez, and Juanita Martinez; brothers, Mario Martinez, Juan Martinez, Ruben Martinez, and Gabriel Martinez; nephews, Jose Rivera and Edel Rivera; as well as many other family members and friends.