His four children were in the vehicle as their father lay dying on the ground a short distance from where they sat, bleeding from a gunshot wound.
Martin was a veteran of the United States Army and a devoted father to his four children aged 3, 7, 12, and 15. He was a loving, committed husband, father and son.
His family and friends living across the US are suffering his loss.
The eldest child took his younger siblings into a nearby ice cream shop to await the arrival of their mother.
This fund will help with his burial costs and to ease the financial burden his family now faces.
Please leave your condolences, words of encouragement and strength to help the Padilla family through this painful time.
We appreciate each and every one of you for your spirit of love, for your financial assistance.
May love and peace overcome the tragedies of this world.
Thank you all.
- Ericka Leon
- jason townsend
- Krystyna Kobryner
- Mariana Carreras
Organizer and beneficiary
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