Pedro "Pete" Sanchez went to be with the Lord on March 30, 2021. Pete was born on July 20, 1941 in McQueeney, Texas. He graduated from South San HS and Southwest Texas State. Pete proudly served in the US Navy Reserves and US Army. He spent most of his career at Kelly Air Force Base for over 40 years.
Pete had a strong passion for education and encouraged others to pursue their Bachelor's and Master's degrees. He enjoyed dancing, working on his yard, traveling, and watching Western movies.
Pete was preceded in death by his parents Pedro and Eloisa. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Martina; children, Norma and Carlos; grandchildren, Stephanie and Andrew (Amanda). He is lovingly remembered by his siblings, Benny (Margaret), Alfredo (Jody), Alex (Debra), Yolanda and Gloria (sister-in-law). His memory will also be long lived by several cousins, nieces, nephews and close friends. May his soul rest in eternal peace.
Visitation will begin on Sunday, April 11th at 4:00pm with a Rosary to be recited at 5:00pm at the Angelus Chapel. Funeral Mass will be offered on Monday, April 12th at 11:00am at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Helotes. Interment will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, 17501 Nacogdoches Road, 78266.