Bartola Aguirre Sanchez, 85, of Sanford died Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at Central Carolina Hospital in Sanford. She was born in Mexico, daughter of the late Vicente Aguirre and Natividad Sanchez.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Iglesias de Cristo with Pastor Quintin Avila and Pastor Hoguer Benitez officiating. Burial will follow in the Buffalo Cemetery at 1:30 p.m.
Survivors include her daughters, Bertha Mendoza and Claudia Rubio, both of Sanford, and Rufina Mendoza and Jenoveva Mendoza, both of Mexico; sons, Martimiano Mendoza and Martin Mendoza, both of Sanford; brother, Pedro Aguirre Sanchez of Sanford; and over 20 grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Smith Funeral Home in Broadway.