Jeanette RaNae Lopez, 37, of Idaho Falls, passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at her home.
She was born April 27, 1976, in Salt Lake City to John Harding and Cheryl Andreason. She was 4 years old when the family moved to Idaho Falls. In 1994, she graduated from Bonneville High School.
She graduated from Treasure Valley Community College with an associate's degree in early childhood education. Since 1998, she touched the lives of a countless number of children in her own daycare, which she owned and operated in her home. She then managed a Head Start Center in Idaho Falls.
On May 6, 2007, she married Gabriel Lopez in Idaho Falls.
Jeanette enjoyed, most of all, spending time with her four loving children and her closest family and friends. She was a woman with a big heart and always did everything in her power to help out those she cared for and loved; she inspired all those she encountered.
She is survived by her husband, Gabriel Lopez; daughters, Alex Gibbons, AubriOnna Cervantes and Addison Lopez, all of Idaho Falls; son, Dominik Lopez of Idaho Falls; mother, Cheryl (Dean) Woodruff of Idaho Falls; and her father, John (Judy) Harding of Salt Lake City.
Jeanette is preceded in death by her grandparents and other family members.
Memorial services will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, at Coltrin Mortuary, 2100 First St. in Idaho Falls.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.coltrinmortuary.com.