The sun rose on April 2, 1954 When Pedro Albizu Sanchez was born to Alejandro and Ramona Sanchez.
Pedro attended Elementary and High School in Newark, New Jersey. He graduated from South Side High School in 1971. Soon thereafter, he joined a local band Nobody's Child. In 1982, Pedro married Grace Agurs and they became proud parents of a daughter; Raquel Alise Sanchez. They relocated to California that year, Pedro, Grace, Grace's son Sharrieff & Raquel.
Pedro attended Los Angeles Southwest Junior College where he received two Associate's degrees. Pedro was very athletic and a lover of music, which he connected numerous albums of all types. He enjoyed spending the summers working with children with the Los Angeles Parks and Recreation.
The sun set on September 1, 2013. He leaves one daughter, Raquel and his wife Grace and her two sons Sharrieff and Martin. He also leaves Sharrieff's children, Monee', Nassir and Leihla Royce.
Also left to mourn his departure are: brothers, Jose Sanchez, Alejandro (Alex) Sanchez, Alfonzo (Butch) and sisters, Lydia Sanchez, Joy & Gloria Sanchez Robinson who preceeded Pedro from this life. Jose (Joey) Sanchez. Daughters, Kyletta Lenya Sanchez Turner. Married to Rodney Turner with two beautiful children, Aliyah and Jalen. Carlett Lydia Sanchez Noel. Married to Dr. Alan Noel with a daughter Kira. Alejandro (Yanyi) Sanchez, son Rafael Mongo Sanchez, from first marriage to Varetta. Alejandro married Lesa which they have two sons, Jose Cortes Sanchez and Quincy Miles Sanchez. Alfonso (Butch) & Maria share a daughter Kailian. Sisters Lydia Sanchez Joy with two sons, Williams Flagg , Jr. from previous marriage to William Flagg, Sr. & William, Jr.'s son, Travis. William, Jr. married to Cecilia. Anthony Flagg married to Lanita. They have two sons, Caron & Anthony, Jr. Daughters, Asia & Lydia. Gloria Sanchez Robinson married Robert, both deceased with surviving daughter, A'Lelia Robinson Crosby. Married to Chris with four children. Arriana, Chris & two small toddlers and a host of family & friends.