SANCHEZ, Cpl. Humberto "Bert" Dec 2, 1998 – Aug 26, 2021

Cpl. Humberto “Bert” A. Sanchez, 22, of Logansport, passed away on Aug. 26, 2021, while serving his country at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan.
“Bert” was born on Dec. 2, 1998, in Logansport, Indiana, and was the son of Coral Briseño and Humberto Sanchez.
Cpl. Sanchez was a 2017 graduate of Logansport High School, where he excelled in academics and athletics. “Bert” was well liked by his soccer teammates, classmates, coaches and teachers.
After graduating, “Bert” enlisted and was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California. He was then called to serve as an embassy guard in Jordan before being reassigned to the Kabul airport.
Cpl. Sanchez was honored to serve his country as a Marine and the example of his willingness to make the ultimate sacrifice has made him a hero to his family, community and the United States of America.
Surviving “Bert” are his mother, Coral Briseño (Alan Doolittle), of Logansport; his father, Humberto Sanchez; sister, Carol “Abi” (Giovanny) Sanchez, of Logansport; brothers, Ariel Loran and Axel Loran, both of Logansport; niece, Dahlia G. Cardenas, of Logansport; stepfather, Ariel N. Loran, of Logansport; girlfriend, Taylor Duncan, of Hawaii; and a numerous amount of extended family members.
Visitation for Cpl. Sanchez will be held from 1 to 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 13, 2021, at LifeGate Church, 831 Burlington Ave., Logansport, IN 46947.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, also at LifeGate Church in Logansport. Burial with full military graveside rites will follow in Mount Hope Cemetery, Logansport, Indiana.
For those unable to attend, a livestream link will be available on Cpl. Sanchez memorial page at
The family requests that memorial contributions may be best expressed with a gift to the Cpl. Humberto Sanchez Memorial Scholarship Fund, through the Cass County Community Foundation Inc., P.O. Box 441, Logansport, IN 46947. Envelopes will be available.
Gundrum Funeral Home & Crematory has been entrusted with the arrangements.
You may sign “Bert’s” guestbook and leave condolences for the family at

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