Heriberto G. Sanchez, age 71, passed away Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute KS.
Herb was born April 10, 1943 in Garnett KS, the son of Jesus J. Sanchez and Josefina Ysusi Sanchez.
He graduated from Humboldt High School and then attended Neosho County Community College. Herb graduated from Kansas State Teacher's College with a Bachelor of Science in Education. He earned a Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction at Emporia State University. Herb was a life-long educator and family man.
Herb was preceded in death by his parents Jesus J. Sanchez and Josefina Ysusi Sanchez, his sister Catalina Sanchez and two brothers, Jesus Sanchez Jr. and Pedro Sanchez.
He is survived by three children, Stephanie Sanchez, Emporia KS, Leslie Beesley, Tulsa OK and Michael Sanchez, Independence MO. Herb is survived by Mary Sanchez-Rodriguez, sister, Chanute KS and sisters Maggie T. Sanchez and Angelina Sanchez of the home. He is also survived by two granddaughters, Isabel Sanchez and Alexandra Sanchez and dear friend, Jean Bolson.
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