Robert 'Bob' J. Sandoval was born August 17, 1952, to the union of Juan and Loyola Sandoval and entered the gates of heaven on Dec. 31, 2016. He is survived by his parents; loving wife, Loretta Vigil-Sandoval; daughters, Sherri (Gerald) Holmes, Jessica (Bruce) Sena and Raeann Vigil; grandchildren, Carlos, Angelique (John), Leelah, Charli, Kaelen, Amaya, Eliana and Chevy; great-grandson, Johnathan; siblings, Rick Sandoval, Sandy (Craig) Baker, Sharon (Anthony) Tafoya and Randy Sandoval; sister-in-law, Sandra(Robert) Trujillo; brother-in-law, Norwood (Becky) Wilson; and god-daughters, Ava and Angie; along with numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, co-workers and friends. He is preceded in death by mother and father-in-law, Lorraine and Jake Cisneros; and compadres, Bea and Ed Vigil. Bob graduated from Central High School, Class of 1970, and remained a faithful Wildcat. He worked at St. Mary-Corwin for many years. He was an avid sports fan, especially baseball and enjoyed playing softball. He loved listening to his oldies and Spanish music and hanging out in his 'hometown' of Bessemer. His pride and joy were his grandchildren. Viewing, 9:30 a.m., Rosary followed by Mass, 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, at St. Francis Xavier, 611 Logan Ave. Entombment, Mountain View Chapel Mausoleum. Online condolences,

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  1. Thank you Bob for being such a good mentor. He taught me things that i still use in my job 20+ yrs later. Rest in peace Bob!

  2. May Bob embrace the love and eternal peace of our Lord Jesus Christ as he transitions to a new life. To the Sandoval Family: please accept our heartfelt sadness and sympathy during this difficult time. Do know that Bob will always be with you in spirit, and his love for you remains from above. We hold you all in our thoughts and prayers for consolation. May God Bless you.

  3. Robert I know your in heaven brother I will pray for you and your family you were the best you’ll ever know a Wildcat from the mighty class of 70. I will always remember you and the good old days growing up in Pueblo.
    From Daniel L. Arellano and family may god bless you and your family.

  4. Bob, may you rest in the arms of the angels, lay in peace with the Lord. Our shared memories will remain with me forever. I will miss our get togethers; although infrequent, they were a family bond hard to break. Linda and I send our prayers to Loretta, Uncle John and Aunt Loyola, Ricky, Sandra, Sharon, and Randy. God grant you all strength and consolation. Floyd & Linda Madrid

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