Erickson-Anderson Mortuary

8390 Allison Ave, La Mesa, CA


Francisco A. Sanchez

July 10, 1943October 13, 2019

Francisco A. ‘ Frank’ Sanchez July 10, 1943 - October 13, 2019

On Sunday, October 13, 2019 Francisco Alcaraz Sanchez, loving husband, father and grandfather, pass away at his home in La Mesa, California surrounded by his family. Frank was preceded in death by his wife of thirty years, Rosamelia Sanchez, together they had four daughters, and his mother Socorro Sanchez. He is survived by his wife Norma E Sanchez of twenty-four years. Also survived by his loving daughters, Erendida Borna, Monica Dewes along with her husband Andre, Yvette R Sanchez, Laura R Wenrick along with her husband Richard, and Adriana Gastelum along with her husband Jesus Gonzalez, and his twelve grandchildren. Frank was born July 10, 1943 in Imuris, in the state of Sonora, Mexico. Frank, lovingly known as Grampa, was an amazing man and loved by all who met him. He could talk for hours on a variety of topics, he was full of life and incredibly helpful and generous to his family and friends. He was a hard working business owner, and a structural engineer in San Diego for 38 years. He lived a joyful life in the company of his many grandchildren, which they enjoyed travel and many vacations together. His love of life included fishing, wine and vineyard cultivation, the outdoors and nature, working on his boat and his never ending love of work, but always first, the love he gave to his family. A true family man and he will forever be missed.

Viewing and Rosary on Thursday from 5-9pm October 17, 2019 Erickson-Anderson Mortuary 8390 Allison Ave La Mesa Ca 91942

A Funeral Service will be held at: St Pius X Catholic Church; Mass at 11:00am, Friday October 18, 2019 and immediately followed by a Celebration of Life. 14107 Lyons Valley Rd, Jamul CA 91935

In lieu of flowers a donations may be made to alivingtribute.org to Plant a Tree in Memory.


  • Visitation Thursday, October 17, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, October 18, 2019
  • Reception / Celebration of Life Friday, October 18, 2019


Francisco A. Sanchez

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