Lydia “Minnie” Erminia Sanchez of Pleasanton, passed away Friday, August 24, 2018 with her family byu her side. She was born in Pleasanton on January 27, 1943 to Rosalio and Eusebia (Aguirre) Rangel.

Minnie is survived by her daughters, Stacey Ann Castillo and husband Jaime, Norma Jean Sanchez and husband Anthony Santiago, Caterina Mendoza and husband Rudy Martinez and Stacie Ann Miracle Sanchez and spouse Nicole Santos; sisters, Katie (Rangel) Delgado, Virginia Garcia and husband Mario, Marguerita Castillo and husband Anecleto and Dolores Ortiz and brother, Domingo Rangel and wife Cindy all of Pleasanton. She is also survived by eleven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Minnie is preceded in death by her husband Salvador Sanchez; daughters, Melissa Ann and Norma Jean Sanchez and Maria Mendoza; parents, Rosalio and Eusebia (Aguirre) Rangel and brothers, Fidencio Rangel, Willie Rangel, Kanuto Rangel and Reynaldo Rangel.

Visitation was conducted at Hurley Funeral Home at 118 W. Oaklawn Road in Pleasanton on Monday, August 27, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm with a rosary recited at 7:00 pm. A funeral mass was celebrated at St. Andrew Catholic Church at 626 Market Street in Pleasanton on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at 10:00 am followed by interment at Sotelo Cemetery on Corgey Road. For anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family, share memories or sign the online guestbook you may do so at

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