Longtime Delta resident Lucy Sanchez, died on Friday, April 5, 2019, at the HopeWest Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. She was 95.
Rosary will be recited at 6 p.m., Wednesday, April 10, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, April 11, at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Delta with Rev. Father Alberio Herrera-Ciro officiating. Interment will follow at Mesa View Cemetery.
Mrs. Sanchez was born June 23, 1923, to Jose and Consicion (Trujillo) Valdez in Trinidad. The family moved to Delta where she attended school.
On Dec. 26, 1949, she married Onofer Sanchez in Delta.
She was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church in Delta. Mrs. Sanchez enjoyed her flowers, crocheting, embroidery and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughter, Sammantha (Dennis) Hartman of Iowa; granddaughters, Valerie (Rodolfo) Tarin of Colorado, Marah Rogers of New Mexico, and Jordann (Chris) Perez of Texas; grandsons, Kenneth (Sarah) Sanchez of Colorado, Alex (Tayshia) Rogers of Colorado and Ricky (Katie) Stokka of Iowa; 10 great-grandchildren; and extended family.
Mrs. Sanchez was preceded in death by her husband, Onofer Sanchez; sons, Donald and Kenneth Sanchez; granddaughter, Dim-Ray Archuleta; four brothers; and four sisters.
Memorial contributions can be made to HopeWest Hospice, 3090 N. 12 St., Grand Junction, CO 81506.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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