PRICE - Bobby I. Sanchez, age 70, passed in the loving arms of his family on Nov. 17, 2008.
He was born Aug. 27, 1938 in Del Norte, Colo., to Doro and Ramona Lucero Sanchez. Married Virginia "Goldie" Manzanares Dec. 25, 1964 in Price.
Bob was a member of Notre Dame de Lourdes Catholic Church.
He was a longtime resident of Carbon County and a dedicated employee of Utah Railway with 38 years of service.
Bob enjoyed spending time in the outdoors with his family and friends. He loved fishing, camping and deer hunting.
He will be sorely missed by his family and many longtime friends.
Survived by his wife, Goldie Sanchez, Price; three sons and two daughters, Robert Sanchez, Steamboat Springs, Colo.; Jessica (Micheal) Lister, West Jordan; Dino (Rachel) Sanchez, Kirtland, N.M.; Liz Sanchez, West Jordan; and Jason Sanchez, Price; brother, Gilbert (Christine) Sanchez, Del Norte, Colo.; 15 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a community of extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Della Gallegos; and brothers, Johnny and Sam Sanchez.
Funeral Mass Friday, Nov. 21, 10 a.m., Notre Dame de Lourdes Catholic Church. Vigil service Thursday evening, 7 p.m., Mitchell Funeral Home, where friends are welcome daily. Family will be at Mitchell's Thursday and Friday one hour prior to services. Committal service, Cliffview Cemetery, Price.