Pantaleon J. Sanchez

Pantaleon J. Sanchez, 77, of Fostoria, died Friday, June 15, 2018, at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital.

He was born July 27, 1940, in Hondo, Texas, to the late Maximo and Christina (Garcia) Sanchez.

He married Sulema Mauricio March 5, 1965, and she preceded him in death April 23, 1992.

Surviving are seven children, Jose (Carmin) Sanchez, Rose Sanchez, Diane (Jose) Martinez, Jimmy Sanchez, Martina “Tina” (Lalo) Sanchez-Ludwig and Micheal Sanchez, all of Fostoria, and Lilly Sanchez of Canton; 21 grandchildren; and 51 great-grandchildren.

He also was preceded in death by a sister, Pilar (Garcia) Sandoval, and a great-grandson, Jayden Ross.

Visitation is 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, at Hoening & Son Funeral Home, 133 W. Tiffin Street, Fostoria, where his funeral will begin at 1 p.m. with Apostle Derrick Morant presiding. Burial will be at Fountain Cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the family in care of Hoening & Son Funeral Home, 133 W. Tiffin Street, Fostoria.