Funeral planning begins for Victoria Martens

SANDRA SANDRA: THAT IS RIGHT

PEOPLE CONTINUE GRIEVING BY ADDING MORE FLOWERS AND BALLOONS THAT HERE, AND NOW LOCAL BUSINESSES WANT TO MAKE SURE SHE NOT ONLY HAS IT PROPER FUNERAL BUT ALSO A PROPER GRAVESITE >> EVERY MONUMENT IS A STORY THAT IS WHAT I BELIEVE, THAT IS WHAT WE ARE DOING SANDRA: PICKING OUT A HEADSTONE IS NEVER EASY FOR ANY FAMILY WHO LOSES A LOVED ONE SERENITY STONE COMPANY WANTS TO MAKE SURE THE ONE THAT MARKS VICTORIA MARTEN'S GRAVE IS PERFECT

>> IT WILL BE UP TO THE FAMILY WHAT COLOR THEY CHOOSE, A PHOTO I SAW PICTURES OF HER ALL DOLLED , UP, WITH HER HAIR DONE, SO WE'D LIKE TO SEE SOMETHING LIKE THAT ON HER MEMORIAL SANDRA: SERENITY STONES HAS OFFERED TO DONATE A PERSONALIZED HEADSTONE TO THE MARTENS FAMILY WE'VE ALSO LEARNED, OUR OWN LOCAL HERO JEREMY ROMERO HAS REACHED OUT TO A LOCAL FUNERAL HOME TO SEE HOW THEY CAN HELP WITH THE FUNERAL SERVICES ROMERO KNOWS TRAGEDY ALL TOO WELL

HE WAS PARALYZED FROM THE WAIST DOWN AFTER A DEVASTATING CRASH IN 2014 HE WAS ON DUTY AS A CORRALES POLICE OFFICER AT THE TIME AND WAS CHASING A SUSPECT IN THE FACE OF THIS HORRIFIC TRAGEDY, HE SAYS HE JUST WANTED TO HELP MUCH LIKE THE FOLKS OVER AT SERENITY STONE, WHO ALSO TOOK THE NEWS OF VICTORIA'S DEATH PRETTY HARD >> I AM A FATHER

AND I ADORE MY CHILDREN IT IS BEYOND COMPREHENSION SANDRA: THE OFFERS ARE STILL COMING IN FOR HELP WITH VICTORIA'S FUNERAL, BUT THOSE ARRANGEMENTS HAVEN'T BEEN FINALIZED JUST YET REMAINS ARE STILL AT OMI FOR THE