Filimon Sanchez was born on March 21, 1935 in Rancho de Canatan, Durango, Mexico. Filimon entered into rest on December 31 in Arlington, Texas.
He is survived by his loving wife Herminia; sons Alfonso, Filemon and Armando; daughters Fidelia, Maria Elia and Maria de Jesus. He is also survived by his brother Damaso; sisters Margarita, Isabel and Maria de la Luz; his 19 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his son Amado.
Filimon's final resting place will be Panteon La Paz in Santiago Papasquiaro, Durango, Mexico.