The famous show program, ‘ El Gordo y La Flaca’, is in mourning after the death of Marta Martín-Carrera Ruiz, better known as Martica ‘La del Café’. The loyal collaborator of the broadcast lost her life last Saturday, February 27, after almost a month of fighting the Covid-19 virus.
Raúl de Molina, who had a very special affection for Marta, was the first to break the news through his Instagram account, where he also dedicated an emotional message to her.
“Tonight I received the sad news of the death of our beloved Martica. For 30 years she worked at Univision and at El Gordo y La Flaca from the beginning until she retired. We loved her as much as she loved us. Rest in peace an example of a hardworking woman loved by all ”, he wrote.
For her part, Lili Estefan also dedicated some kind words to Marta, whom she considered much more than a friend: “Thank you for existing in our lives, my dear Martica RIP. It is with great sadness that we inform you that our dear Martica passed away today. We will always remember her as happy, helpful, loving, and super hard-working. Rest in peace, Martica La Del Café ”, she published next to a tender video, where you can see the great appreciation they had for him.
For more than 30 years, Martica, as everyone knew her, worked at Univisión and was in charge of receiving the guests of the program and making them feel at home, always welcoming them with a big smile and sweetness; In addition, he pampered the entire production group by bringing them a delicious coffee.
Presenters, actors, reporters, and many personalities from the show business have dedicated several affectionate words to him, in addition to mourning her loss and sending their condolences to the family. Rest in peace.