Gabino Pinales Sanchez, 91, of Dilley, died on August 28, 2021. He was born on February 19, 1930 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico to Faustino Rivera Sanchez and Vicenta Pinales Sanchez.
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Teodora Martinez Sanchez, brothers Andres Sanchez and Roberto Pinales Sanchez and sister Juanita Charlez.
He is survived by his children Jorge Sanchez and wife Melissa of Pearsall, Roberto and wife Margo of Dilley, Carlos Ruiz and wife Laura of Carrizo Marisela Hughey and husband Rick from La Vernia, Maria Lisa Lancaster and husband Jeffery of Wisconsin Gregorio Ruiz and wife Janie of Dilley, Maria de Jesus Ruiz of Dilley, Adelina Ruiz Baxley and husband Jimmy of San Antonio, Dora Maria Ruiz Kyle and husband Tommy of Carrizo Springs, Lupe Ruiz of Dilley, brother Fermin Sanchez of Mexico. He is also survived by 35 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held on Thursday, September 2 at Trevino Funeral Chapel in Dilley from 5 to 9 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass was held on Friday, September 3 at St. Joseph Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Interment followed at Dilley Cemetery.
Pallbearers included Tony Ruiz, Robert Anthony Sanchez, Jorge Sanchez Jr., Rick Ellis Hughey, Mark Anthony Ruiz, Derrick Martinez, Genaro Del Toro, Mason Walker Ellis, Mike Austin Ellis and Christopher Neal Ruiz Jr.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.