Joe Sanchez, age 50 passed from this life on April 17/2018 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Joe grew up in Cushing, Oklahoma, graduated from Cushing High School, where he loved sports, playing Football, Basketball, and Wrestling. He later attended Haskell Indian College in Kansas, where he was the star football player. After college he traveled for some years, while always keeping his family close. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends
Joe is survived by his mother, Nancy Sanchez of Tulsa, Oklahoma one daughter; Tiffany Dawn Sanchez-Richards of Utah, one son; Joseph Charles Sanchez Jr. of New York, two brothers; Robert Sanchez of Tulsa, Oklahoma ands Thomas Loftis of Wisconsin, two sisters; Kelli Medina of Tulsa, Oklahoma and Rena Sanchez of Marino Valley. amd a host of other family members, and friends.
Joe is preceded in death by one brother Aaron Sanchez and one daughter Vanessa Sanchez
Services were held Friday 2:00 P.M. April 20, 2018 in the Pawnee Nation Roam Chief Event Center with Rev. Duane Pratt officiating burial followed in the South Indian Cemetery. Services were entrusted to Poteet Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Friends can leave a memory for the family at www.poteetfuneralhome.com