Memorial, funeral plans set for City Councilor Ken Sanchez

Politics - Government

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) Funeral plans are set for Albuquerque City Councilor Ken Sanchez.

Sanchez served on the council for 14 years, primarily serving parts of the westside. Sanchez experienced a medical emergency back in November put passed on New Year’s Day.

His family has visitation and rosary planned for Sunday, January 5 at 5 p.m. at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church. A visitation and funeral mass will be held at the Kiva Auditorium on Monday, January 6 at noon with burial to follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made to the New Mexico Lions Diabetes Awareness Program.

Ken Sanchez was 63 years old.

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