Funeral services for Weston Gene Sanco are 2:00 pm, Monday February 6, 2017, at the First Baptist Church in Tahlequah. Officiating will be Pastor Robert Hogner. Pallbearers are Larry Sisney, Gary Mayberry, David Earl, Randy Jackson, Curtis Brannon and Mike Wilcox. Honorary pallbearers are Dewayne Arteberry, Duane Gillaspie, Leon Graves, Mike York, Lee Myers, David Carter, Ryan Carter, Trent Stogsdill, Jim Hall, Dustin Butler, Tommy Heaton, Monty Robbins, Jim Mast and Paul Burson, and "Dinky" Hardison. Interment will follow in the Crittenden Cemetery in Tahlequah under the care of Green Country Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left at tahlequahfuneral.com.
Weston Gene Sanco went to be with the Lord on February 1, 2017, at the age of 60. He was born on April 13, 1956. in Tulsa to Bobby and Esther Sanco. They lived in Dallas for a few years before moving near Tahlequah ,Oklahoma. During school he met Sharon Kay Lucas, and they were later married on February 24, 1978 at Combs Church. Shortly
thereafter Weston started S&W Auto Salvage where he bought, built and sold cars and trucks of all kinds.
After 13 years of marriage Weston and Sharon welcomed their son, Thomas Weston, on June 22, 1991. During the final years of his life he continued to work at his shop mentoring his son, Thomas. Weston loved the Lord and was always glad to share the gospel and his faith with those he met and even took on a teaching role at several local churches. He enjoyed telling stories and always brought a smile to those he met with his unmistakable laugh.
Weston was preceded in death by his father Bobby Gene Sanco.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon and his son, Thomas of the home; his mother, Esther Sanco; two sisters, Sue McDaniel and LaDawna Sanco; and his brother, Forrest Sanco. He also leaves behind many friends and other loved ones.
Published on February 3, 2017