Henry Sandoval was born in Cuba, New Mexico to Ramon A. and Josefita Aragon Sandoval. He married the love of his life Betty and together had two children: Rhonda & Rodney as well as four grandchildren named Matthew Sandoval, Kristin Sandoval, Xena Mapel, Sierra Mapel.
He finds great pleasure in traveling with his wife and spending time with family. In his free time he enjoys ranching horses as well as building small utility trailers in his free time.
Early Life and Education
Henry Sandoval was an honorable veteran of the United States Army who proudly served for 25 years. Together with his wife, they were active members of Deming community who supported local schools with tuition donations as well as ranching, horseback riding, visiting casinos and socializing with friends.
Dizzy Gillespie mentored and inspired him as an accomplished classical trumpet player and helped introduce Latin influences into American jazz music.
He was an attentive father and grandfather who sought only the best for his family. He took great delight in watching his grandchildren play softball; camping trips with family; working on home projects; building small utility trailers or storage sheds were among his passions.
Henry Sandoval has been working at PESCO for more than 25 years and has made an enormous contribution to its success, always looking for ways to streamline processes and streamline operations more efficiently.
As an avid golfer and tournament winner, he also finds time for relaxation with family trips watching their children play softball.
He is survived by his wife Betty, his two children Rhonda and Rodney Sandoval as well as his grandchildren Matthew Sandoval, Kristin Sandoval, Xena Mapel and Sierra Mapel as well as many beloved nieces and nephews. Predeceased by both of his parents as well as 9 siblings he can be remembered by memorial donations made in his name to DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory.
Achievement and Honors
Henry Sandoval has accomplished much in his lifetime. From young, he has worked alongside the PESCO family, consistently adding value by finding ways to streamline processes more efficiently. Henry is also actively engaged with his community – having served on boards including Immaculate Conception School and Indigent Funds.
He enjoys spending time with his wife and children as well as riding horses and playing sports.
Travel and socializing with friends are among his hobbies. His great sense of humor makes him an enjoyable presence; additionally he’s very involved with church activities as well as serving on the Board of Directors at Cuba Credit Union.
Henry was a dedicated and unwavering believer who strongly held to his principles and family ties. A devout Catholic, Henry often wore his rosary and scapular around town and served as Eucharistic Minister at his local church. A true gentleman with plenty of jokes to make people laugh; Henry will forever remain remembered fondly by many.
In 1952 he joined the ANCYL and was chosen as national volunteer-in-chief for their defiance campaign; an act of civil disobedience against six unjust laws. It was during this time he witnessed the adoption of the Freedom Charter at Kliptown.
He is survived by his wife Betty Sandoval of Deming; children Rhonda and Rodney; grandchildren Matthew Sandoval, Kristin Sandoval, Xena Mapel and Sierra Mapel; Rosalinda Trujillo and Joseph Israel Sandoval as well as Rosalinda Trujillo Trujillo (and Joseph Israel Sandoval) respectively. A memorial book is also available.
Henry was an adored family man and loved spending time with his grandchildren. In his free time he enjoyed riding his motorcycle along the beach or socializing with friends. Henry leaves behind his beloved wife Betty as well as daughters Rhonda Sandoval, Rodney & Vesta Sandoval as well as grandchildren Matthew Sandoval, Kristin Sandoval, Xena Mapel and Sierra Mapel (predeceased by parents Ramon A. Aragon).
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