Lucio “Burro” Sanchez, 51, of Lexington, KY passed away Thursday September 23, 2021 at the Saint Joseph Hospital in Lexington. Lucio was born April 19, 1970 in Monterrey, Mexico a son of Bartola Sanchez Villanueva and the late, Leandro Cervantes Sandoval. Lucio was a self-employed masonry having worked for Graves Construction and many others in the Lexington area. Lucio attended the St. Paul Catholic Church. Lucio enjoyed watching soccer, listening to Hispanic music and spending time with friends. Lucio loved to work hard at everything he did, and loved taking care of his family. In addition to his mother, Lucio is survived by his loving wife of 17 years, Jeanie Marie Wagoner Sanchez; two sons, Evan Wellman of Olive Hill and Pablo Torres of Tampa, FL; three daughters, Vanessa Phillips, Kaatlain Smith and Luna Sanchez all of Lexington; his in-laws, Vanessa Seagraves of Richmond and James Seagraves of Grayson; and many friends and extended family who all mourn his passing. Lucio’s wishes were to be cremated with a private memorial service to be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to the Malone Funeral Home in Grayson. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.malonefuneralhome.com
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