Gabriel Rosendo ""Gabe"" Sanchez

Sanchez, Gabriel "Gabe" Rosendo
26 of Phoenix, passed away on January 12, 2013. Born August 21, 1986 In Phoenix, Az. As a youth Gabe enjoyed playing football and basketball. Later in life he was an avid sports fan, supporting his favorite home teams, The Phoenix Suns and Az Cardinals. There was not a person in this world that did not like Gabe. He was a very family oriented man and always lit up the room with his many jokes and wise cracks and always left a lasting impression. He is survived by his mother, Virginia Sanchez, two brothers, two sisters, 9 nieces, 2 nephews, 4 tias, 4 tios and many cousins and friends. Visitation will Saturday, January 19, 2013 from 11:00-1:00 pm with a service following at Universal Memorial Center, 1100 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, Az. Interment will be private. Services entrusted to Universal Memorial Center.

Published in The Arizona Republic on Jan. 18, 2013