Victor Manuel Cobos, Jr., 77, passed away on January 12, 2021 at his home in Glendale, Arizona. He was born on December 17, 1943 to Victor Manuel Cobos, Sr., and Mary Socorro Sandoval. Victor attended Murphy Elementary and Carl Hayden High School. His love for sports was evident when he caught the eyes of both baseball and football coach’s as a sophomore and received All-State honors. After receiving college level offers, he proudly enlisted in the U.S. Army. After boot camp, he went to jump school and joined the 82nd Airborne Division. He was a proud Veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Gloria Cobos, his daughters Lucinda Martinez, Anna Anchando, stepdaughter’s Michelle Salazar, Barbara DeLucca, brothers Carlos Cobos, Rene’ Cobos, Ronnie Cobos and sister, Nancy Cobos Dorris.
Visitation will be held at 9:30 AM with Funeral Service at 10:30 AM at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E Indian School Rd, Phoenix, on Friday, February 19, 2021. For those unable to attend you may participate via live stream at 10:30 AM at: https://www.facebook.com/WhitneyMurphyFH/live/
Graveside service with Military Honors will follow. Condolences may be expressed at www.whitneymurphyfuneralhome.com.