Gloria A. Sanchez
Gloria A. Sanchez, 86, of Salinas, has gone to be with her heavenly Father on Monday, April 1, 2013. She was born November 1, 1926, in Chihuahua, Mexico.
Gloria enjoyed gardening, cooking for family get-togethers, was excellent at crocheting, spending quality time with friends, and visiting with family, especially with grandson, Anthony.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Tony C. Sanchez.
Gloria is survived by daughter, Anna and son-in-law, Henry Carrasco; son, Daniel Sanchez; grandchildren, Anthony Carrasco, Phoebe, Joe, Romero; two great-grandchildren; three sisters, Rosy Noyola, Belia Muniz, Dora Jimenez; and one brother, Librado Andrade.
Visitation will be held from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Struve and Laporte Chapel, 41 W. San Luis St., Salinas, CA 93901.
Funeral Mass will be at 1:00 p.m., Friday, April 5, 2013, at Madonna Del Sasso Church, 320 East Laurel Drive, Salinas, CA 93906.
Burial will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery, 850 Abbott St., Salinas, CA 93901.
Donations in Gloria's memory can be made to Crop Science Department Cal Poly, 1 Grand Ave., San Luis Obispo, CA 93407.
Funeral arrangements by Struve and Laporte Funeral Home. Online condolences to www.struveandlaporte.com