Fred Sanchez

Oct 01,1953---Jun 26,2019

Fred Sanchez, was born on October 1, 1953, in Albuquerque, NM. He entered into eternal rest unexpectedly at UNMH shortly after being diagnosed with cancer, on Wednesday, June 26th, 2019 at the age of 65. He was preceded in death by his father Joe C. Sanchez, his mother Sally G. Sanchez, his brothers Joe Jr. and Richard Sanchez, and his sister Patricia Gallegos.


He is survived by his sister, Nora Jaramillo and husband Robert, his brothers Louie Sanchez and wife Virginia and Victor Sanchez, eleven nieces and nephews, Jessica (John), Victoriano II, (Julie), Brian (Suprice), Robert (Valerie), Weeg (Ana), Nathalie (Christopher), JoAnna (Joel), Peter Jr. (Jessica), April, Crystal and Felicia, twenty-nine great nieces and nephews and five great-great nieces and nephews.


Fred grew up in Albuquerque, NM. He graduated from Valley High School in 1975. He worked for the City of Albuquerque in his early years.


Fred had been the eyes, ears, and walking companion for his mother, Sally G. Sanchez, as her health deteriorated. He missed her deeply since her passing this past May.


Rosary will be recited and Liturgical Service will be offered by Deacon Andy Chavez, on

Monday, July 1 at 10:00 am at Riverside Chapel 209 San Mateo NE. Committal service will immediately follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Brian P. Sanchez, Robert D. Jaramillo, Jonathan M. Arnett, Cristela D. Jaramillo, Jason Z. Arnett, and Jonah G. Arnett.


Arrangements entrusted to:

Riverside Funeral Home of Albuquerque

225 San Mateo Blvd NE