Gina Marie Sanchez - age: 42
(September 03, 1974 to July 11, 2017
Gina Marie Sanchez
A beautiful smile that will shine in the hearts of so many forever has ended her battle with cancer on July 11th 2017 in her childhood home surrounded by the love of numerous family and friends.
Gina Marie Sanchez was the first of four children born to Gregory Jacob Sanchez and Donna Regina Farnsworth Sanchez on September 3, 1974 in Ukiah Ca. She was a graduate of Ukiah High class of "92". Gina went on to study law enforcement, sports medicine, human anatomy, physiology and other interests at Mendocino College.
Anyone who had the pleasure of knowing Gina may, it be years or minutes, knows the joy and enthusiasm she exuberated with every conversation, be it about her family, friends, puppies, sports, work, new ideas or any of her many adventures. Gina never slowed down, running in marathons, triathlons, and her favorite Hot Chocolate runs. She was a strong supporter of the sports community. Gina enjoyed being an Eagle for the Mendocino College soccer teams in 2004 and 2005. She continued to enjoy the activities she loved, basketball, soccer, softball, volleyball, bowling, belly dancing and west coast swing. She was never afraid to try something new and give it 110%.
Gina was a dedicated trainer, mentor and manager since the opening of Anytime Fitness in 2008 where she has encouraged the lives of many. Becoming close friends with her clients, co-workers and her boss, Joe, for whom she always showed great gratitude.
Gina is survived by her mother Donna Sanchez, father Gregory Sanchez, sisters Shelby D. and Alicia Pagan, brother Jacob Sanchez, grandmothers Carol Kueneman and Gaylene Farnsworth, Uncles Gary, Paul, Martin and Marcus Farnsworth and Thomas Kueneman, Aunts Beth Farnsworth, Lora Redwine and Noma Van Housen, Nieces Hailey Huey and Avery Brown, Nephews Kody Tollow, Kaden and Brody Sanchez, Payton and Marcus Fenk, Michael and Gabriel Pagan, Easton Brown, and a little Pagan in the oven. Loved dearly by boyfriend Rocky James, his children and grandson. Gina is also survived by her beloved fur babies Kiah, Roger and Wiggles.
GiGi will be greatly missed but Always Remembered for her kind, accepting heart and welcoming smile with dimples.
A Celebration of Life will be held for Gina Marie Sanchez on September 9th 2017
3:00 pm at 12601 Hawn Creek Road Potter Valley Ca.