Juan Sandoval, age 84, born in Puerta de Luna, New Mexico and resident of Albuquerque, passed away Monday, October 8, 2018. Mr. Sandoval is survived by his children, Helen Sandoval and husband, Santiago Baros, Annette Chavez and husband, Patrick, Rick Sandoval and wife, Agnes and John Sandoval; sister, Victoria Line; brother, Jesus Sandoval; sixteen grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; his companion, Gayle Asselmeier and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Mr. Sandoval was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Isabel; his son, James and many other family members. Juan retired as a proud fire fighter from the Albuquerque Fire Department after twenty-eight years of service.
A visitation will be held Friday, October 12, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. at San Martin Catholic Church, 8321 Camino San Martine SW, with a Rosary to be recited at 11:30 a.m. a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00 p.m. Interment will follow services at San Jose de Armijo Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Los Hermanos de San Jose. Honorary pallbearers will be all his grandchildren, great and great-great-grandchildren.