In memory of
SSG Sabrina Kay Gustaitis Martinez, 33 died on Sat., Aug. 27, 2016 in Lakewood, WA. Sabrina was born in El Paso, TX on Apr. 18, 1983. She graduated from Franklin High School in El Paso, TX and earned her Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from the University of Phoenix. She was pursuing her Master's Degree in Forensic Psychology. Sabrina entered into the U.S. Army in Sep., 2008. She served in a variety of duty positions; most recently, Court Reporter/Senior Court Reporter/NCOIC, Post-Trail/Asst Clerk of Court HHB, I Corps, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA. Sabrina received numerous awards and decorations during her career in the Army; most notably the 2010 - 8th Army Soldier of the Year Award and the Meritorious Service Medal. Sabrina is survived by her parents: Jerome and Felicia Gustaitis of Anacortes, WA; daughter, Brookelyn Martinez of Colonial Heights, VA; sister: Sunshine Gustaitis (Angel) Castro of El Paso, TX; brother: Dustin Gustaitis of Los Angeles, CA; nephew, Daniel Mendez and her niece Selena Mendez both of El Paso, TX. A visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tues., Dec. 6, 2016 at Murphy's Funeral Home, 4510 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22203. Funeral services will be held at Old Post Chapel, Fort Myer, VA, on Wed., Dec. 7, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. Interment with Military Honors will follow at Arlington National Cemetery. Please visit http://www.murphyfuneralhomes.com for complete obituary and online guest book. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of SSG Sabrina Martinez to: "Wear Blue: Run to Remember" at www.wearblueruntoremember.org/donate and/or the "Wounded Warrior Project" at www.woundedwarriorproject.org
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