Delfin Sanchez, Age :83

Nov 21,1937---Jan 30,2021

Delfin Sanchez passed away on Saturday January 30, 2021. He was born in Cuba, NM on November 21, 1937 to Manuel and Cleotilde Sanchez.

 He is survived by his wife of 51 years Mary; his children Alice, Molly, Andres, Julie, and Sophia; 14 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, and 8 great-great grandchildren.

  He was very devoted to his church, never missing a mass. He played the guitar and sang in the choir most of his life. He was a Guadalupano and a veteran serving his time in Germany. He volunteered at the Veteran’s Hospital playing his music every Tuesday and was a proud member of the Post 99 American Legion. He is preceded in death by his parents, one sister Matilde, and his nephew Michael. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, private services will be held for the family. 

Arrangements Entrusted to:
Riverside Funeral Home
225 San Mateo Blvd. NE


BARBARA J LUJAN Feb 18 ,2021

Friend ,PECOS ,New Mexico

Mary, Molly and family: My deepest condolences for your loss. Delfin's life on earth has ended, but his new life has begun. May you hold all of your precious of your loved one in your heart. May Delfin Rest in Peace. God Bless you all during this difficult time.

BARBARA J LUJAN Feb 20 ,2021

Friend ,Pecos ,New Mexico

Mary and Molly and family: My deepest sympathy on the loss of your loved one. May He Rest in Peace.

Margie chavez Feb 22 ,2021

Friend ,Rio Rancho ,New Mexico

Mary, my deepest 1 Condolence , i feel your pain , May the lord give you His Grace , as you now go through this journey alone , until you see each other again. Please feel to call me any time if you like . Margie