Age 75 passed away peacefully on December 23, 2020 after a long illness in Victorville, California. Dina was from El Prado, New Mexico. She is preceded in death by her late husband James McKnight from California, her parents David and Ciria Martinez from El Prado, brothers and sister: Roman Martinez, Eloy (Cordy) Martinez, Ruben Martinez, Toby Martinez, Pat Martinez, Flavio Martinez and Teddy (Eppie) Vigil. She is survived by her son Michael (Roxanne) Diaz, grandchildren: Michael Daniel Diaz, Desiree (Joe) Ruiz, Valerie Diaz and Jessica Diaz. Sisters: Cecilia Tafoya, Trinnie Apodaca (Joseph). Sisters-in-law Enedina Martinez and Adelida Martinez. Special niece Victoria Apodaca who took care of her while she lived in Espanola, New Mexico. She also has numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Burial will be held at a later date. Arrangements made by Desert View Mortuary in California.