JENNIFER MARTIN NEUMAN-ROPER, 44, went to be with the Lord on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. She was preceded in death by her father, Pete Roper; paternal grandparents, Ada Roper, Ellis Roper and Juanita Roper, and maternal grandparents, Grace McLaughlin and Berlin McLaughlin. She is survived in life by her beloved wife, Angelique Neuman-Roper; beloved sons, Jayms, David, and Damion; mother, Bonnie McLaughlin of Arkansas; step-mom, Beth Gordon and numerous other relatives and friends.
After graduating from NMIMT with a degree in Materials Engineering, she worked as a technician at LANL, and later as the Technology Director at the Pueblo of Pojoaque Boys and Girls Club (PPBGC). Jen's passions were her family, technology, reading, and board games. Jen will be missed deeply and remembered fondly. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Jen Roper Memorial Fund at the Los Alamos National Bank for scholarships to be awarded to youth attending PPBGC. A memorial service will be held at Saint Stephen's Episcopal Church in Espanola at 4 p.m., Nov. 18.
The family of Jennifer Martin Neuman-Roper has entrusted their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Española Valley. 505-747-7477 – www.devargasfuneral.com