MCALLEN – Roberto “Beto” Martinez Jr. went to be with our Lord after a lengthy illness at his home surrounded by his family in McAllen. Roberto is survived by his loving wife of 50 years Carmen Martinez, two daughters; Melissa (Jose) Mendez, Irma Martinez, grandchildren Jose Mendez Jr, and Melina Mendez, brothers, sisters, aunts, uncles, cousins, special aunt and uncle Adan & Irma Contreras Jr. Roberto was known for rebuilding carburetors in the Rio Grande Valley for more than 15 years. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 from 1:00pm to 9:00pm with a Rosary recited at 7:00pm at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in McAllen. Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 10:00am at Our Lady of Perpetual Help in McAllen. Interment will follow at Valley Memorial Gardens in McAllen. Funeral services are under the direction of Ric Brown Family Funeral Home.