Mr. Lopez was born on Oct. 16, 1946, in Beeville, to the late Vicente Lopez Jr. and Eva Juarez. He was a retired barber.
Survivors include his wife, Estefana Puente Lopez of Beeville; one daughter, Maricella (Javier) Riojas of Kingsville; one brother, Jerry Lopez of San Antonio; two sisters, Lucilla L. Guerrero of Beeville and Diana Lopez of San Antonio; and three grandchildren, Mariana, Javier Martin and Marcos Riojas.
A rosary was recited at 7:00 p.m. Monday at Treviño Funeral Home. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial followed in Beeville Memorial Park.
Pallbearers were Javier Riojas, Esequiel Elizondo, Richard, Johnny and Daniel Puente and Michael Solis. Honorary pallbearers will be Sid Salinas, Victor Salazar Sr., Frank Maldonado, Louis Sanchez Jr., Chale Salazar, Martin Sanchez, Willie Perez, Tony Loya and all barbers.