Feliciano Sanchez Jr., a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, passed away on July 28, 2023, leaving behind a legacy of love and cherished memories. He was born on November 3, 1941, in Gonzales, Texas to Juanita A. Sanchez and Feliciano Sanchez.
Feliciano lived a life filled with joy and passion for the simple pleasures it had to offer. His interests were as unique as they were diverse: he loved playing bingo, watching cowboy shows, and dancing to the soulful melodies of Elvis. He was also an avid fan of WWE wrestling and never missed a match. Feliciano had a a love for good food as well. His particular fondness for Sunkist drinks, sweets, and bunelos was always evident.
Family was at the center of Feliciano's world, and he held them close to his heart. He was preceded in death by his parents, Juanita A. Sanchez and Feliciano Sanchez; his beloved son Felix Sanchez III; his dear brothers, Senovio Sanchez, Antonio Sanchez, Ruben Sanchez, Gregorio Sanchez, Jose Sanchez, Santos Sanchez, Jesse Sanchez; and his sisters, Chepa Pastrano and Lala Marmolejo.
Left to cherish his memory is his devoted wife of many years, Juanita Perez Sanchez. Together they built a life filled with love and unwavering support for one another. Feliciano was also blessed with children Robert Sanchez and Richard Sanchez, Leticia Sanchez (Niel B.), Roxanne Gonzales (Edward), Patricia Raves (John), Richard Perez, Reynaldo Perez and Rene Perez.
In addition to his immediate family were his brothers Lucio Sanchez and Nasario Sanchez.
Feliciano's greatest delight came from being surrounded by the laughter and happiness of his grandchildren. He leaves behind 19 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren, all of whom were the apples of his eye. His legacy will live on through the generations he cherished so deeply.
Feliciano Sanchez Jr. will forever be remembered for his warm smile and kind heart . He touched the lives of those around him with his unwavering love and affection. His legacy will forever be etched in the hearts of all who had the privilege of knowing him.
As we mourn the loss of Feliciano, let us also celebrate the remarkable life he lived. May his memory continue to inspire us to embrace every moment with love, joy, and a twinkle in our eyes, just as he did. Rest in peace, dear Feliciano.
Visitation will be held on Friday, September 8, 2023 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A memorial service will begin at 7:00 p.m. and all services will conclude in the chapel.