Elias H. “Chumare” Sanchez

Elias H. “Chumare” Sanchez, 87, lifetime resident of Marfa, passed away October 28, 2020 at Big Bend Regional Medical Center.

Military Graveside service will be held Friday, November 6, 2020 at La Merced cemetery at 2:00 p.m. with Fr. John Paul as Celebrant.

Mr. Sanchez was born in Marfa, Texas on September 23, 1933 to Juan R. and Antonio Sanchez.

He is survived by his wife Berta C. Sanchez of Marfa, Texas, daughter, Carmelina Sanchez and sons,  Mario C. Sanchez,  Rogelio C. Sanchez and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Full obituary will be in next week’s paper.

His services have been entrusted to Alpine Memorial Funeral Home. Online condolence may made at:   www.alpinememorialfuneralhome.com.