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Funeraria del Angel Howard-Williams

1208 South St Mary's, Falfurrias, TX

OBITUARY

Abelardo "Chacho" L. Sanchez

March 16, 1933September 4, 2019
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Abelardo “Chacho” L. Sanchez passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at a hospital in Corpus Christi, Texas surrounded by his loving family. He was blessed with 86 years of life where he was able to make many beautiful memories to leave his family to cherish forever. Abelardo was born March 16, 1933 to Calixto and Maria Longoria Sanchez in Falfurrias, Texas. He was a truckdriver for many years until his retirement.

Abelardo is preceded in death by his parents and all but one of his brothers and sisters.

He is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Amparo G. Sanchez of Falfurrias; two sons, Adolfo (Martha) Sanchez of Brownsville, Texas and Arnold (Dalia) Sanchez of Falfurrias; four daughters, Aurora “Loli” (Doug) Brooks of Mission, Texas, Anna (Andres) Martinez and Audelia (Raul Monsevais) Sanchez of Edinburg, Texas and Alicia (JR) Martinez of Falfurrias; brother, Melquiades (Petra) Sanchez of Falfurrias; twenty-two grandchildren; thirty-six great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren and many extended family members.

Pallbearers will be Adolfo Ivan Sanchez, Arnoldo Sanchez, Jr., Theodore "Ted" Brooks, Andres Martinez, Jr., Robert R. Morales and Joey Martinez. Honorary Pallbearers will be Abelardo "AB" Sanchez, Raul Gabriel Monsevais, Aaron Sanchez and Abiel Sanchez.

Visitation will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the Funeraria Del Angel Howard Williams in Falfurrias with a Rosary being prayed at 10:30 a.m. Funeral Mass will follow at 1:00 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Falfurrias with services to conclude at the Falfurrias Burial Park.

  • FAMILY

  • Wife of over 67 years, Amparo G. Sanchez of Falfurrias

    Two sons, Adolfo (Martha) Sanchez of Brownsville, Texas and Arnold (Dalia) Sanchez of Falfurrias

    Four daughters, Aurora “Loli” (Doug) Brooks of Mission, Texas, Anna (Andres) Martinez and Audelia (Raul Monsevais) Sanchez of Edinburg, Texas and Alicia (JR) Martinez of Falfurrias

    Brother, Melquiades (Petra) Sanchez of Falfurrias;

    Twenty-two grandchildren; thirty-six great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren and many extended family members.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, September 7, 2019
  • Rosary Saturday, September 7, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, September 7, 2019
  • Committal Service Saturday, September 7, 2019

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Anna Martinez

September 6, 2019

To the best daddy, grandpa, and great grandpa in the world. We love and miss you so much daddy. Things will never be the same without you. There will always be an emptiness in my heart. 💔😪
RIP OUR ANGEL IN HEAVEN❤
FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS❤❤❤

Love and miss you forever my sweet daddy😪

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Biography

Abelardo “Chacho” L. Sanchez passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at a hospital in Corpus Christi, Texas surrounded by his loving family. He was blessed with 86 years of life where he was able to make many beautiful memories to leave his family to cherish forever. Abelardo was born March 16, 1933 to Calixto and Maria Longoria Sanchez in Falfurrias, Texas. He was a truckdriver for many years until his retirement.

Abelardo is preceded in death by his parents and all but one of his brothers and sisters.

He is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Amparo G. Sanchez of Falfurrias; two sons, Adolfo (Martha) Sanchez of Brownsville, Texas and Arnold (Dalia) Sanchez of Falfurrias; four daughters, Aurora “Loli” (Doug) Brooks of Mission, Texas, Anna (Andres) Martinez and Audelia (Raul Monsevais) Sanchez of Edinburg, Texas and Alicia (JR) Martinez of Falfurrias; brother, Melquiades (Petra) Sanchez of Falfurrias; twenty-two grandchildren; thirty-six great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren and many extended family members.

Pallbearers will be Adolfo Ivan Sanchez, Arnoldo Sanchez, Jr., Theodore "Ted" Brooks, Andres Martinez, Jr., Robert R. Morales and Joey Martinez. Honorary Pallbearers will be Abelardo "AB" Sanchez, Raul Gabriel Monsevais, Aaron Sanchez and Abiel Sanchez.

Visitation will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the Funeraria Del Angel Howard Williams in Falfurrias with a Rosary being prayed at 10:30 a.m. Funeral Mass will follow at 1:00 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Falfurrias with services to conclude at the Falfurrias Burial Park.