Joe Sanchez, 67, currently of California, formerly of Littlefield, passed away Friday, April 26, 2019 in California. He was born Sept.18, 1951 in Lubbock to Manuel Garcia Sanchez and Eufrancia Banda Sanchez.
Joe was an avid Dallas Cowboy fan. He retired from Food 4 Less grocery stores, where he was a dairy market manager. He enjoyed traveling. Joe was a Catholic.
He is survived by his two daughters, Staci Hilliard of Colorado and Amy Hampton of Louisville, TX; five grandchildren; one great grandchild; three brothers, Dale Sanchez of Midland, Oscar Sanchez of Littlefield and Freddy Sanchez of Lubbock; and his first wife, Shana Jan McKenzie of Louisville, TX.
Funeral Mass was held Tuesday morning, March 14, 2019 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Littlefield with Father Brain Wood officiating. Interment followed in Littlefield Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Jacob Sanchez, Junior Sanchez, Chris Sanchez, Matt Sanchez, Jr., Richard Sanchez, Jr., and Christopher Sanchez, Jr.
Arrangements were under the personal care of Hillcrest Funeral Home in Littlefield.