Mary Louise Sandoval

November 12, 1966January 9, 2019

Mary Louise (David) Sandoval, 52, began her journey to the spirit world on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Mary Louise died peacefully surrounded by her loving family and friends at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City, Michigan. Mary Louise was born on November 12, 1966 in Northport, Michigan; she is the daughter of Margaret Marie Boyle and her adopted father, Michael Boyle. Mary’s biological father, David Lee Anderson, passed away before Mary Louise was born. Mary married the love of her life, Joel Mauricio Menchaca on June 25, 1994 in Peshawbestown, Michigan. Mary Louise is a citizen of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa & Chippewa Indians, and a member of the Kewadin Indian Mission. Mary graduated from TC Central and was employed for several years at the Grand Traverse Resort & Casinos. Mary was an avid MICHIGAN FAN! Mary was a beautiful, warm hearted woman with a heart of gold. Mary was kind and generous; she showed love to everyone, giving tough love when needed. Mary would give the biggest hugs to all, taking your breath away; she will be greatly missed by all who loved her. Mary is survived by her husband Joel, her mother, Margaret Marie Boyle, and daughters; Patricia Marie David, and Margaret Bernice Sandoval all of Traverse City. She is also survived by her precious grandchildren: Nikkita, Christopher, Tristin, Gregory Jr. III, Curtis Jr., Elaine, Michael, Anna, Eli, and Eladia, great granddaughter, Selena Marlene, and mother in law Maria Menchaca. Mary is survived by Robert & Sheryl Thompson and family from Bernalillo, New Mexico. Mary is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and cousins. Mary is preceded in death by those who will welcome her home: her fathers, her grandparents, Peter & Anna David; grandparents, Tom & Agnes Boyle; and grandparents, Percy & Louise Anderson; her father in law Alfredo Menchaca Jr, her beloved uncles; Daniel, and Calvin David; also; Gerald, Percy Jr., Robert, Steven, Russell, Edward, and Albert Anderson, beloved aunt Florine (Anderson) Alberts, and cousin Monica June Anderson who had a special place in her heart. A celebration of life will be held for Mary Louise on Sunday, January 13, 2019 at Covell Funeral Home in Traverse City, Michigan. Visitation will be held from 11:00 am until the time of the funeral at 2:00 pm. A luncheon will be held at the GTB Office on 3 Mile Road following the funeral.


  • Visitation Sunday, January 13, 2019
  • Funeral Service Sunday, January 13, 2019

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Marlen Hernandez

January 13, 2019

When she would come to the valley to visit. She made the best Indian fry bread , and her hubby the best chili. She was an awesome person to hang out with. She was my brother-in-law sister in-law . I will always remember her smile. Love you Mary. You will be missed ❤️😢