Christopher Raymond Sanchez

Our Special Angel, Christopher Raymond Sanchez, 59, of Taos passed away on January 10, 2023. He is preceded in death by his parents, Eufelio and Adonelia Sanchez, brothers, Arturo and Gilbert Sanchez and brother in law, Isaac Gonzales Jr. He is survived by his siblings, Lorraine Sanchez, Erlinda Gonzales, Virginia Ibarra (John) and Eddie Sanchez (Cheryl), Eddie was his guardian, and special caretakers, Laura Suazo Mondragon (Nate) and Eddie Sanchez Jr; sisters in law, Lena Sanchez and Terecita Mascarenas, aunts, Cruzita Valencia and Josephine Atencio, uncles, Jesse Sanchez (Josie) and Tony Medina. He is also survived by many nephews and nieces, great nephews and nieces, other relatives and friends. Rosary was recited on January 16, 2023 at 6 PM at Rivera Chapel, Taos. Funeral mass was held January 17, 2023 at 10 AM at Our Lady of Guadalupe, Taos with interment to follow at Sierra Vista Cemetery. Arrangements by Rivera Family Funeral Home. To share a memory, please visit our website at

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