Fred Sanchez

April 5, 1943 ~ August 6, 2019 (age 76)

Sanchez, Fred

Age 76, passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019. He was born in Albuquerque, NM on April 5, 1943, to Antonio and Altagracia Sanchez. Fred loved baseball and played semi pro for many years, he was also a golden gloves boxer. He loved to go to the casino and to the gym almost everyday. He loved to work and provide for his wife and family. They were blessed with many years traveling together. He was proud of raising his six children and grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by, Tony Lovato, Rita Lovato, Elias Sanchez, John Sanchez, Josie Wallace and Manuel Sanchez.

Fred is survived by wife of 57 years, Alice Sanchez; children, Lisa Pulliam and husband, Rob, Freddy Sanchez, Christopher Sanchez, James Sanchez and wife, Deborah, Janel Armijo and husband, Michael, Jennifer Garcia and husband, Keith; sisters, Lita Pineda and his very special sister Trinnie Lopez; nine grandchildren, Jacquelyn Garcia, Rob Pulliam, Alicia Sanchez, Keith Ryan Garcia, Valeree Sanchez. Jill Padilla, Noah Sanchez, Brianna Garcia, Kevin Garcia; two great grandchildren, Rob Pulliam III and Audrey Pulliam.

Visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00 am on Monday, August 12, 2019 at Newsoul Church, 7311 Glenrio Rd. NW, with a Prayer service to follow at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Pajarito Cemetery. Pallbearers will be, Freddy Sanchez, James Sanchez, Christopher Sanchez, Keith Garcia, Noah Sanchez and Jennifer Garcia. Honorary Pallbearers will be Keith Ryan Garcia and Michael Armijo. To view information or leave a condolence please visit

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Albuquerque, NM 87102


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