Joe Sanchez

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Joe P. Sanchez

Joe P. Sanchez age 94, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, December 8, 2017. He was born in Belen, NM on December 8, 1923. He proudly served his country in the US Navy during WWII. He was a founder and commander of the post 122 in honor of his son Nash P. Sanchez.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 63 years Esther T. Sanchez; sons Nash Sanchez and Ronald Sanchez; son in law Richard Sisneros; grandson Charles Lucero; granddaughter Michelle Sanchez. He is survived by his children Aldrina Sisneros, Sharon and Steve Lucero, Art and Hazel Sanchez, Debra and Robert Garcia, Joseph Sanchez, Sandra and Charles Hernandez, Patty and Joe Baca and Louisa Sanchez; 24 grandchildren; 32 great- grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at St. Anne Catholic Church, 1400 Arenal Rd. SW on Friday, December 15, 2017. Visitation will begin at 8:00 a.m. with a Rosary to follow at 8:20 a.m. and Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 9:00 a.m. Burial will take place at the Santa Fe National Cemetery on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 11:15 a.m. with Navy Military Honors. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th St. NW

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Direct Funeral Services - Albuquerque
2919 4TH Street NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 343-8008
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Published in Albuquerque Journal on Dec. 10, 2017
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