Pedro Lopez, 74, of Aurora, passed away peacefully on September 10, 2018. He was born August 23, 1944 in Camuy, Puerto Rico to Pedro Lopez and Tomasa Perez.
He worked tirelessly two jobs, retiring from Nabisco after 30 years and the owner of Lopez Resale Shop for over 30 years. Although a busy man and a hard worker, he always made time to help others in need and loved to spend time with his family. He will always be remembered for his generous heart and infectious smile that lit up a room.
He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Maria Lopez, the eight children he adored, Pedro Jr Lopez, Ismael (Gina) Camacho, Alicia (Glenn) Klimpke, Ricardo (Mariann) Camacho, Hilda (Juan) Chavez, Edwin (Minnie) Lopez, Maria (Julio) Huerta, Joel Lopez, 23 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren, along with his siblings, Ana Ponce, Carmen Serrano, Confesor Lopez, Maria Mohammad, Iris Perez, Gilberto Lopez, Erasmo Lopez, Gloria Lopez, Carmen Orland, Raymond Lopez, and Tomasa Perez. He is preceded in death by his parents, his son Carlos in infancy, 2 brothers Pedro and Reinaldo Lopez and his step-mother Dolores Lopez.
Family will be receiving guests on Sunday, September 16, 2018 from 2:00PM-7:00PM at Dieterle Memorial Home, 1120 S. Broadway Avenue, Montgomery, IL 60538. Funeral Service will be on Monday at 10:00AM at Dieterle. Interment will follow at Spring Lake Cemetery, Aurora, IL.