Hometown Boy Ricky Martinez Laid to Rest - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

7/18/07

Hometown Boy Ricky Martinez Laid to Rest

The lead singer for the Lubbock-based Tejano band "The Hometown Boys" was laid to rest on Wednesday. Ricky Martinez died of kidney failure last week in Alice, Texas.

The grammy-award winning group was inducted into the West Texas Walk of Fame, back in 1996.

Services for Martinez were held Wednesday morning, at Saint Elizabeth's Catholic Church, in Lubbock.

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