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Liobardo Martinez Sr., 89, of Billings, who worked 43 years for the Burlington Northern Railroad, died Tuesday, March 26, 2013.
He was born Jan. 26, 1924, in Los Angeles, Calif., to Primitivo Antonio Martinez and Maria Campos Martinez.
In 1950, he married Andrea Ponce in Billings. When he worked for Burlington Northern Railroad, he was awarded the 30-year award for safety.
Survivors include his wife, Andrea; children, Liobardo Martinez Jr., Sophia Martinez and David Martinez; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Juan Martinez.
Visitation was April 1, with funeral services on April 2, both at Cremation & Funeral Gallery. Interment followed in Holy Cross Cemetery with a reception afterwards at El Corral.