Guadalupe "Lupé " Sanchez, II, 20

Guadalupe "Lupé " Sanchez, II, 20, of Marion, passed away at 1:58 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021.  He was born in Marion, on Jan. 6, 2001, to Guadalupe and Michelle E. (Guenin) Sanchez, Sr.

Lupé graduated from Marion High School in 2019. He worked as a shift leader at the Wendy's South location in Marion. Lupé looked forward to attending college and becoming a counselor for troubled teens. He was a very hard worker and loved his family immensely often babysitting his nieces and nephews.

Lupé is survived by his parents; one brother, Chad Hoy, of Texas; three sisters, Jacqueline Schuler, of LaFontaine, Jonnie Sanchez, of Marion and Mia Sanchez, of Marion; paternal grandmother, Lydia Lopez, of Marion; maternal grandmother, Karen Guenin, of LaFontaine; nephew, Jayvion Franklin, of LaFontaine and niece, Lyla Lanter, of Marion, and many loving aunts and uncles. 

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 5, 2021 at The River Church, Marion, with Pastor Matthew Trexler as the officiant. 

Visitation for family and friends will be from 3-7 p.m. on Thursday, March 4, 2021, at The River Church in Marion.

Funeral services have been entrusted to McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel.

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Posted on 2021 Mar 01