Patricia Sanchez Rios

Oct 08, 1969 - May 31, 2021

Patricia Sanchez Rios

October 08, 1969 - May 31, 2021

Obituary

Patricia Sanchez, age 51, passed away on May 31, 2021, at her residence in Kyle, Tx. She was born October 8, 1969, in Laredo, Texas to Fidel Sanchez, Sr. and Felicitas Gonzales. She grew up in Laredo and graduated from Nixon High School in 1988. Pat found a new start in Austin in 2008 with her daughter Leslie and husband Juan Vela.

Her family describes her as beautiful, a talented cook, never wanted anyone to go hungry, loved her pets - Chikis, Beanie and Canela. Pat was known for her addictive laugh and loving warm heart. She would always make everyone feel like family.

Among her other loves, were collecting Precious Moments figurines and Hummel figurines. Despite her limitations imposed by health challenges, Pat rose to the occasion for her family, always providing a warm and loving home. She was a devoted wife, mother, aunt, cousin and friend.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Fidel and Felicitas, as well as her brothers Ricardo Sanchez and Henry Sanchez, her sister Elsa Paredes, aunt Irma Gonzalez, and her cousin Jorge "Choche" Cantu.

Left to mourn the loss of this loving woman are her husband Juan Ramon Vela, jr. daughters Leslie Christine Rios & Liliana Vela, son Juan Ramon Vela III, brother Fidel (Alma) Sanchez, Alfonso "Poncho" Sanchez, Alberto (Socorro) Sanchez, all of Laredo, TX, along with many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services

Visitation
Mon, Jun 7, 2021 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Harrell Funeral Home of Kyle

1715 Kirby
Kyle, TX 78640

During this difficult time of abundant caution due to the Corona Virus, the gathering is limited to 100 people at the funeral home. Masks and Social distancing are not required, but encouraged and welcomed. You may show your support by joining the "Hugs from Home" program located on Pat’s memorial webpage where your message will be given to the family during the service to remind them of your love and support for them. To receive critical updates about this service, please signup from the following link: funeralinnovations.com/osignup/588683 This event will be livestreamed beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the following link:

Rosary
Mon, Jun 7, 2021 at 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Harrell Funeral Home - Kyle

1715 Kirby
Kyle, Texas 78640

During this difficult time of abundant caution due to the Corona Virus, the gathering is limited to 100 people at the funeral home. Masks and Social distancing are not required, but encouraged and welcomed. You may show your support by joining the "Hugs from Home" program located on Pat’s memorial webpage where your message will be given to the family during the service to remind them of your love and support for them. To receive critical updates about this service, please signup from the following link: funeralinnovations.com/osignup/588683 This event will be livestreamed beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the following link:

Service
Tue, Jun 8, 2021 at 10:00 am
St. Anthony Marie de Claret Catholic Church

801 Burleson St.
Kyle, TX 78640

During this difficult time of abundant caution due to the Corona Virus, the gathering is limited to 400 people at the church. Masks and Social distancing are required at St. Anthony. You may show your support by joining the "Hugs from Home" program located on Pat’s memorial webpage where your message will be given to the family during the service to remind them of your love and support for them. To receive critical updates about this service, please signup from the following link: funeralinnovations.com/osignup/588683 This event will be livestreamed beginning at 10:00 a.m.

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