Miguel Sanchez, 64 of Elgin, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2015 at his home. The son of Fidel and Angela (Sierra) Sanchez he was born February 4, 1951 in Cupareo, GTO, Mexico.
He enjoyed his job as a landscaper where he worked in lawn maintenance of 16 years, and he also worked for 13 years as a welder in Mexico. He enjoyed the love of his wonderful family.
Miguel is preceded in death by his parents; father, Fidel Sanchez and mother, Angela Sierra.
He is survived by his loving wife Graciela of 40 years; two sons, Miguel Angel, Julio Cesar, and one daughter, Sugey, all of Elgin; six grandchildren, Angel-Adrian, Gary, Carlos Nathaniel, Jazmine Adamaris, and Arianna Arisbeth, Julian; two brothers, J. Carmen, and Manuel; one sister, Maria Luz.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 20, 2015 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the O’Connor – Leetz Funeral Home, Elgin. Burial will be in Cupareo, GTO, Mexico on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Memorials may be made in Miguel’s memory to the family. For more information please call (847) 741-1400.