He is survived by: daughters, Gloria Aleman of Beeville, Eloisa Hernandez of Sinton, Maria Sandoval of Austin and Josie Avalos of Corpus Christi; sons, Manuel Piedad Sandoval Jr. of Cotulla and Daniel Lee Sandoval of Austin.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marcella (Cantu) Sandoval; one daughter, Maria Camacho; two grandchildren; four sisters and two brothers.
A rosary was recited by Fidencio Aranda at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 22, 2011at Eckols Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 23, 2011 at Eckols Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Roy Villanueva officiating. Burial followed at Loma Alta Cemetery in Kenedy. Serving as pallbearers were: Rosenna Sandoval, Joanna Sandoval, Sonya Renee Hernandez, Manuel Jose Sandoval, Robert John Sandoval, Ernesto Hernandez Jr., Jose Alfredo Hernandez and Michael Gutierrez.
Eckols Funeral Home, Kenedy, 830-583-2533.