Clyde Ray Sanchez passed away Friday, May 25th at his home in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He leaves his wife of 18 years, Lora Sanchez; his children C.R. (Judy) Sanchez of California, Kirby (Carma) Sanchez of Dove Creek, and Brenda Frans of Cortez; his step-children Johnny (Linda) Miller of Moriarty, Connie (Ernest) Sanchez of Santa Fe, Joanne (Roger) Lamoreux of Santa Fe, and David (Linda) Miller of Albuquerque; many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren. Clyde was preceded in death by his first wife Elsie, daughters Judy Kibbons and Sheila Sanchez, son in-law Ralf Frans, and step son Calvin Miller. Clyde loved farming on his home place at Bug Point. He also loved fishing with his family and traveling to see friends and family. Clyde was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all of his family and many friends.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 2, at the LDS church, 410 Rodeo Rd in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Viewing at 1 pm, service at 2 pm. Graveside services will be held Monday, June 4, 2 pm at the Urado Cemetery, 16 miles SW of Dove Creek Colorado on Bug Point.
Pallbearers: Brandon Sanchez, Dale Baker, Jeremy Birge, Kevin Lamoreux, Michael Miller, Obie Gillispie, and Jerry Perez
Honorary pallbearers: Ernest Sanchez, Richard Sego, Kirby Sanchez, Roger Lamoreux, Johnny Miller, David Miller, and Duke Cozart.