Pablo G. Lopez passed away on June 6, 2013 at the age of 75. Pablo was a lifelong resident of Las Cruces, New Mexico, and was born on July 10, 1937 in Las Cruces to Manuel and Sara Lopez. He was employed and retired from Raytheon (WSMR). He enjoyed camping, hunting, fishing as well as other hobbies. Those left to mourn his death are; his wife of 56 years Teresa M. Lopez, his sons Paul Jr. Lopez and his wife Emily, Peter Lopez, his daughters Sarah M. Lopez, Susie and her husband Frank Sapito Avalos and Cindy Lopez all of Las Cruces, New Mexico and his sister Josie Garcia of Long Beach, California. Pablo is also survived by many grandchildren and great grand children. Visitation for Pablo will be Tuesday June 11, 2013 at Getz Funeral Home from 6-7 p.m. where a Prayer Vigil will follow at 7 p.m., Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday June 12, 2013 at St. Genevieve's Catholic Church, at his request cremation will follow the services. Serving as casket bearers; Jerry Paul Lopez, Peter Lopez Jr. , Aaron Aragon, Frank Sapito Avalos, Eddie Aragon and John Gomez. Honorary casket bearers will be Brandy Lopez, Nena Lopez, Tiffany Rivera, Tracey Rivera, Amber Lopez, and Jovonnie Aragon. Arrangements by Getz Funeral Home and Getz Family Crematory 1410 E. Bowman Ave, Las Cruces New Mexico 88001. To sign the local online guest book visit www.GetzCares.com.
Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on June 9, 2013