Ernesto Sanchez, 18 of Hoffman Estates, died Monday September 19, 2016 at his home. Born November 12, 1997 in Hoffman Estates he was the son of Ernesto and Maria ( Lara) Sanchez.
He gave great warmth, smiles, love and peace to his family.
He is preceded in death by his paternal great-grandmother, Carmen Rocha; maternal grandfather, Baldomero Lara; one uncle, Enrrique Lara; one cousin, Wendy Pantoja.
Ernesto is survived by his parents; one brother, Ivan Sanchez; one sister, Citlali Sanchez both at home; paternal grand parents, Jesus and Gloria Sanchez and maternal grand mother, Natalia Gonzales. Many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Visitation will be Thursday, September 22, 2016 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the O’Connor – Leetz Funeral Home, Elgin with a Funeral Mass to follow at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Elgin. Services will end after Mass. For more information please call (847) 741-1400 or visit our web page oconnor-leetz.com and Face Book.
To the family of Ernesto,
Knowing Ernesto and your family has been the greatest demonstration of love, dedication and unselfish commitment that I have ever been witness to. Ernesto was an angel whom I was privileged to know.
Forever in my heart,