WATSONVILLE — Sergio Sanchez Rocha died at his home in Watsonville on January 2, 2013. He was 49.
Mr. Sanchez was born in Gómez Farías, Michoacán, México on June 14, 1963. He worked as a forklift driver for Naturipe Farms for 30 years. He also had his own ranch which he tended with great pride. He liked to barbecue and talk about religion. Mr. Sanchez was known as easy going, friendly, giving and always willing to give support to others in need.
Mr. Sanchez is survived by his wife, Elsa Sanchez Arroyo; son, Cesar Sanchez; daughters, Nancy, Karina and Yulisa Sanchez; siblings, Jose, Pedro, Gloria, Lucila, and Teresa Sanchez Rocha; and one granddaughter.
A visitation will be held at Mehl’s Colonial Chapel on Thursday from 5-9 p.m. with a recitation of the Rosary at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Valley Catholic Church on Friday at 10 a.m. with burial to follow at Valley Public Cemetery.
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