Martha Fatima Pujols-Begley

  • Born: November 24, 1969
  • Died: November 19, 2019
  • Location: Yonkers, New York

Pelham Funeral Home

64 Lincoln Ave
Pelham, NY 10803

Tel. (914) 738-1060

Tribute & Message From The Family

Martha will be remembered as a selfless and eager to help person.

Martha Pujols-Begley of Yonkers NY passed away on November 19th 2019. She was 49 years old. Martha was born in Managua, Nicaragua to Manuel and Vilma Canales. She was raised in the Bronx with her three brothers. She attended St Pius High School where she graduated in 1987. Upon graduation Martha went to work at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New York. It was while working at Blue Cross she would meet her husband of 12 years John Begley. The couple would move to Yonkers where Martha would raise her daughter Rebecca.

Martha loved reading and spending time by the water. She was a full-time mom who was devoted to her daughter Rebecca. In her spare time she loved to dance, watch theater, listen to music and talk politics.

Martha will be remembered as a selfless and eager to help person. She was generous to a fault. Martha had a wonderful sense of humor. She could be blunt but was always genuine. She left a lasting impression on the many lives she touched.

Martha is survived by her husband John, her daughter Rebecca Pujols, her parents Manuel and Vilma Canales. She is also survived by her brothers Manuel Jr, Javier and Alvaro. She will be missed by everyone she knew.

A celebration of Martha's life will take place at the Pelham Funeral Home, located at 64 Lincoln Avenue, Pelham, New York on Sunday, November 24th from 4:00PM to 8:00PM. For more information or to leave a condolence please visit


Condolence & Memory Journal

Marcie you will forever remain in my heart. May you Rest In Peace my friend

Posted by Terri Rivera - Bronx, NY - Friend   November 24, 2019

Mommy, I love you and I miss you. I will continue to miss you for the rest of my life but I know spiritually you'll be here for me.

Posted by Rebecca Pujols - Yonkers, NY - Daughter   November 23, 2019

John l know you are hurting and I am so for that please remember the time you had together and Becky you are and always be a joy and her little girl she will forever hold you in her heart To all the family and relatives and friends I give my sympathy God Bless

Posted by Maryanne Magill - Yonkers, NY - Family Friend   November 23, 2019

Marcie you will always be in my heart and thoughts love mary

Posted by Maryanne Magill - Yonkers, NY - Friend   November 23, 2019

I'm so sorry. Sending love and prayers to her family and friends.

Posted by Anna Lala - Yonkers, NY - Friend   November 23, 2019

I miss you Marcy but I'm sorry for your loss John

Posted by Brenda Garcia - Mount Vernon, NY   November 23, 2019

I am grateful to have known such a beautiful soul. She treated my daughters like her own. This is a priceless gift in life. I have only sweet memories. I wish I could hear her voice one last time. With sorrow in my heart of her loss, may she rest in peace for all eternity.

Posted by Sophie Pepic - WEST NYACK, NY - Family Friend   November 22, 2019

Condolences to the entire family. May she Rest In Peace. Fly with the Angels Marcie...glad to have met you.

Posted by Anna Furio - Staten Island, NY - Friend   November 22, 2019

I'm so sorry for your terrible loss my brother John. I wish you peace and closure

Posted by Bob Gotay - Friend   November 22, 2019

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