Sandra Chavez

Jun 28,1977---May 03,2019

On Friday, May 3, 2019, Sandra Chavez, loving daughter, granddaughter, sister and aunt, passed away at age 41.

Sandra was born on June 28, 1977 in Juarez, Mexico. Daughter of Ramon Castillo and Patricia Chavez. Sandra was known for her great sense of humor, laughter, kind and companionate spirit. She was very social. There was nothing Sandra liked better than an interesting conversation with a good (or new) friend. Sandra could have an engaging conversation with anyone.

Sandra also loved to dance. She was even planning to perform a surprise dance at her niece’s Quinceanera next year. She loved her family and friends. Her niece and nephews were her heart and joy, there is no denying that. Sandra would spend as much time with them as she could.

Sandra was a long-time resident of Albuquerque.  Sandra graduated from Albuquerque High School in 1995. During her years in AHS Sandra befriended many people who kept in contact with her throughout the years.

Sandra is survived by her grandparents Petra and Casimiro Chavez. Her mother Patricia Chavez her father Ramon Castillo. Her two siblings Violeta and Jose and her niece Jennie and nephews Yahir and Jose. She also leaves behind numerous relatives and friends. Sandra will be missed but not forgotten, she will live in the hearts of all she touched.  


Arrangements entrusted to:

Riverside Funeral Home of Albuquerque

225 San Mateo Blvd NE

(505) 764-9663


Blaener a Jojola May 17 ,2019

Friends ,El Paso ,Texas

Mi mas sentido pésame. Que Dios la tenga en su Santa gloria. Y que Dios traiga paz y bendición a la familia. I will Miss your smile Sandra. DEP

Arianne Shields May 18 ,2019

Bestfriend ,Albuquerque ,New Mexico

I send my condolences. Sandra played a huge part in my life. She was the only one here for me, she was like the family I never had. She had the biggest heart ever. Her laughter was contagious and also unforgettable. You will never be forgotten. I miss and love you Sandra lots and lots.