Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, uncle, nephew and friend John A. “Johnny Low” Lopez went to be in the arms of his Heavenly Father on Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. John was born on Nov. 1, 1957 in Sunnyside, the son of Mary Alice (Ayala) and Pablo U. Lopez. He received his education in Grandview.
On April 17, 1976 he married the love of his life, Juanita Orosco in Grandview, WA. John and Juanita raised two children Johnny and Josie. For 32 years John worked for Twin City Food until his retirement in 2005. He enjoyed fishing, barbeques, singing in the car, telling jokes and stories, but most of all cherished time with his grandchildren.
John is survived by his wife, Juanita Lopez of Grandview, son Johnny Lopez Jr. (Tammy) of Pasco, and daughter Josie (Lopez) and fiancé Omar Mendoza; four grandchildren Jasmine Moran, Xavier Moran, Johnny Lopez and C.J. Mendoza. He is also survived by two brothers Robert Lopez and Daniel Lopez and three sisters, Mary Jane Lopez Hernandez, Mary Lou Lopez and Rosie Villanueva.
John is preceded in death by his parents, Mary Alice and Pablo Lopez.
Viewing and visitation was held Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019 with Recitation of the Holy Rosary at the Smith Funeral Home in Grandview. Mass of Christian Burial was on Monday, Dec. 30, 2019 at the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Grandview, followed by burial at the Grandview Cemetery.
Those wishing to sign John’s online memorial book may do so at www.funeralhomesmith.com.