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Valentine Sanchez Jr.

Friday, July 30, 2021

Valentine F. Sanchez Jr., a Gary, IN resident since 1964, passed away peacefully on July 30th 2021 at the age of 57. He was preceded in death by his parents: Valentine F. Sanchez and Rita Sanchez; his brother, Joseph Cintron; brother-in-law, Raymond “Ray” Cortazar; and grandmother, Emma Hernandez.

Valentine is survived by the mother of his children, Tammy M. Hernandez; his 4 children: Valentine F. Sanchez III, Dolores G. Sanchez, Nicole E. Sanchez-Leal (Jose Leal), and Rita M. Sanchez; his 6 grandchildren: Alicia Leal, Alyssa Boland, Jose Leal Jr., Alena Boland, Ezra Valdivia, and Valentine Sanchez IV; siblings: Theresa G. Sanchez-Cortazar, Patricia Sanchez (Debra Sanchez), Frances Sanchez, Edward Sanchez (Kimberly Sanchez), Lou Martinez (Patricia Martinez), Maria Torres (Ramon Torres); sister-in-law, Carmen Cintron; his Uncle John 'Yonko" Hernandez (Mary Mickey-Hernandez); his life-long friend, Maria Perez-Bridges, who was like a sister to him; and a host of nieces and nephews and family and friends.


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