Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Economist Sandoval Loved His Trumpet.(Metro & New Mexico)(Obituary)

Byline: Paul Logan Journal Staff Writer

Band Gigs Augmented Work in Washington

David Sandoval didn't blow his own horn when it came to talking about his achievements, but he never held back when playing the trumpet.

He was an economist working in Albuquerque and then in Washington, D.C. But throughout his life, he loved playing in bands.

Sandoval, 66, died of cancer Tuesday at his Albuquerque home.

The family will have a private service later. Sandoval's wish was that memorial donations be made to a favorite charity, said his wife, Jane Sandoval.

After retiring from the Department of Energy in 1995, he and Jane moved to New Mexico. …

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