Juan Gutierrez Sanchez Sr., 71, of Beeville, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.
Mr. Sanchez was born June 24, 1947, in Durango, Mexico, to Jose Manuel Sanchez and Maria Gutierrez Mercado.
He married Pricilla Gonzalez in Beeville on Feb. 14, 1976. He was a lifelong Catholic and worked in the oilfield and ranching business as well as a carpenter.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a son, Noah Gonzalez.
Survivors include his wife, Pricilla Sanchez of Beeville; children, Jose Manuel (Deisy) Sanchez of Houston, Juan Ignacio Sanchez Jr., Paul (Adriana) Sanchez and Rosa Maria Sanchez, all of Beeville; grandchildren, Alexandria Sanchez, Elanie Sanchez, Juanpablo Sanchez, Javier A. Sanchez, Angelina J. Sanchez, Jessika J. Sanchez, Natalie J. Sanchez, Alanah N. Sanchez and Zayden A. Rosales; and siblings, Gregorio Sanchez of Beeville, Javier Sanchez of Roma and Maria de Jesus Juarez of Mier, Mexico.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, at Angelus Funeral Home with a rosary at 7 o'clock that evening.
The funeral service will be conducted at Angelus Funeral Home at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8. Burial will follow on the family property.
Pallbearers will be Paul Sanchez, Jose Sanchez, Juan Sanchez Jr., Javier Sanchez, Gregorio Sanchez and Juanpablo Sanchez.
Honorary pallbearers will be Javier A. Sanchez, Zayden Rosales and Martin Mayorga.