Santos Palencia Martinez, 59, Jasper

Santos Palencia Martinez, 59, of Jasper, died Wednesday, July 22, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. He was born in Metapan, El Salvador November 2, 1960, to Jesus and Dominga (Martinez) de Palencia.

Santos was employed at Jasper Engines and Transmissions as an inspector.

He is survived by three daughters, Patricia Quinteros, Silver Springs, Maryland, Yesica Rodriguez Morales, California, and Daisy Carolina Palencia, El Salvador; and one son, Tony Palencia, Manchester, New Hampshire.

Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg is in charge of arrangements. No memorial services will be held at this time. Online condolences can be shared at