September 19, 1969 - April 23, 2022
Evelyn Aide Sanchez, age 52, loving mother of six and adoring grandmother of ten, passed away on April 23rd. She is survived by her six children Wendy Vasquez(Husband-Cesar Alvizo, Children- Natalie Villanueva, Jovani Figueroa, Anthony Figueroa, Elijah Alvizo) Rosendo Gaeta Jr., Yaaresi Gaeta(Husband- Kris Sifuentes, Children- David Almanzan, Leila Sifuentes, Sophia Gaeta), Jonathan Gaeta(Wife-Fernanda Martinez, Children-Jonathan Gaeta Jr, Leia Gaeta), Briana Barrios(Husband- Jonathan Silva, Children- Anthony Silva, Nico Silva) and Jacquelyn Sanchez. Evelyn was born on September 19, 1969 in Mcallen, Tx to Rigoberto Vasquez and Maria Gloria Luna. She grew up in Houston, Tx alongside her three siblings Rigoberto Vasquez Jr., Sandra Vasquez and Melissa Sommerfelt. Evelyn was a strong woman full of faith, devoted mother and cherished grandmother. She was rooted and grounded in God’s word throughout any season or circumstance. Evelyn spent the majority of her life as a CNA providing home care to patients who over the years she grew very fond of. Her profession as a Nursing assistant went hand in hand with her heart of gold and nurturing personality. She was always willing to help a friend or family member out no matter the cost. The things that brought her the most joy was spending time with her children and grandbabies. Although her passing has left a void in our hearts, her love and all the beautiful memories will always live within us.
A visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Saturday, April 30, 2022 at Darst Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 12:00 p.m.
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