Longtime Del Norte resident Victor (Kiki) Lewis Sanchez, 59, died on October 14, 2020 at Memorial Central Hospital in Colorado Springs.
Victor was born in Del Norte, Colorado on March 19, 1961, the son of Eli and Alice Medina Sanchez.
Victor loved spending time with his family. He cared for his elderly parents. He enjoyed watching the Denver Broncos and watching wrestling with his mom. In his spare time, he could be found listening to music, playing guitar and singing.
He is survived by his parents Eli and Alice Sanchez of Del Norte; his two children Brian (Joleen Garza) Wright of Monte Vista and Victor Jaramillo of Center; his five grandchildren: Matthew Wright, Victor Jaramillo, Jr., Jonathan Jaramillo, Zachary Atencio and Christian Montano; his four brothers and six sisters: Jenny Montoya of Del Norte, Marquita (Roberto) Sanchez of Pueblo, Eric (Edna) Sanchez of Del Norte, Maria Robles of Monte Vista, Steve (Barbara) Sanchez of Del Norte, Ernie (Jeanne) Sanchez of Del Norte, Rita (Victor) Arvizo of Clifton, Jimmy (Annette) Sanchez of Alamosa, Angela (Joe) Montoya of Center and Reina (Jay) Roybal of Monte Vista; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family and friends.
Victor is preceded in death by his brother in law Jimmy Montoya, his sister Annie Sanchez and his brother Elias Christobal “Junior” Sanchez.
A Recitation of the Rosary will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at the Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church in Del Norte. A Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 22, 2020 also at the Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church in Del Norte. Interment will follow services at the Del Norte Cemetery.
Rogers Family Mortuary is in care of the arrangements. To leave words of strength and comfort, remembrances and condolences for Victor’s family, please visit www.RogersFunerals.com