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In Memory of

Irene Sanchez

January 1, 1928 - November 22, 2016

Obituary


Irene Robles Sanchez, 88 years of age, of Irving Tx, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at her home surrounded by her family. Irene was born January 1, 1928 in Kosse, Texas to the late Ricardo and Maria Robles. She was the youngest and last surviving of five siblings.



Irene married the late Juan Sanchez on April 19, 1943. She was the mother to seven children: John, Ben, Paul, Joel, Mary, Alice and Henry.



Irene was a devoted member of Calvary Church in Irving, TX. Irene loved...

Irene Robles Sanchez, 88 years of age, of Irving Tx, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at her home surrounded by her family. Irene was born January 1, 1928 in Kosse, Texas to the late Ricardo and Maria Robles. She was the youngest and last surviving of five siblings.



Irene married the late Juan Sanchez on April 19, 1943. She was the mother to seven children: John, Ben, Paul, Joel, Mary, Alice and Henry.



Irene was a devoted member of Calvary Church in Irving, TX. Irene loved working with the church and cherished praising the Lord. Irene loved to read her bible, praying for, and spending time with friends, family, and others, always with a smile on her face.



Irene was a loving and caring person, devoted wife, mother, and friend, always thinking of others first. “To know her was to love her”.



Irene is survived by: her son, John Sanchez and wife Dolores from Sacramento, Ca.; her son Ben Sanchez from Scroggins, Tx; her son, Paul Sanchez and wife, Kathy from Scroggins, Tx; her son Joel Sanchez and wife Vickie from Irving Tx; her daughter Mary Arteaga and husband Richard from Irving Tx; her daughter Alice Silva and husband Israel from Dallas, Tx. and her son, Henry Sanchez who lived with his Mother to take care of her. Irene was a grandmother to 16 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, and 3 great-great grandchildren.



Viewing will take place at Gonzalez Funeral Home at 3050 N. Stemmons Frwy. Dallas Tx. on Saturday, November 26, 2016 from 10 a.m. – 12 noon. Funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at Gonzalez Funeral Home. Burial will take place at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens in Irving Tx.



*A very special “Thanks” for Regina for being there for Mom-caring for her and loving her.