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1926 - 2018 Obituary Condolences

91, of Chino CA. passed away peacefully with his loved ones by his side at Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center on Feb. 2,2018. Gilbert was born on 6-9-26 in Miami, Arizona. At the age of 3 he moved with his family to Chino, CA where for the next 88 years he called this his home. Gilbert is survived by his daughter Armida R. Gallegos (Danny Gallegos), son Gilbert A. Lopez (Linda Langley), Grandchild Mathew Gallegos (Mellissa O'Dell), Great-Grandchildren Mykeko Carmona, Breanna Gallegos, Vaylina Arevalo, and sister Josephine Moreno (David Moreno). Gilbert is preceded in death by Simona Lopez (Wife), Neil Lopez (Son), Andres & Toribia Lopez (Parents), Rebecca Partida (Sister); Ruben, Alfonso, Oscar, Joe, and Andy Lopez (Brothers).
Gilbert was CEO and financial consultant of A. Lopez & Sons Inc. Plastering Contractors for 68 years. A. Lopez & Sons was established in 1950 with Gilbert's father Andres and his six sons. Over the course of 68 years A. Lopez & Sons built a successful business by constructing various housing tracks, apartment buildings, shopping centers, and public works projects consisting of schools, colleges, hospitals, and government buildings.
Gilbert was a loving, caring, generous, and hardworking proud man. He took great pride in being a U.S. Army WWII veteran and was especially proud of the hard work he put into the legacy of A Lopez & Sons that he leaves behind.
Gilbert will be remembered and missed by his family, by his loved ones, and by all who have had the honor to have worked with him and had the pleasure of building long lasting friendships with him.
Services will be held March 10th @ 11:30am @ Drapers Mortuary in Ontario, CA.
Published in Inland Valley Daily Bulletin on Mar. 4, 2018
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