Angel Lopez


(Oct. 20, 2004)

Angel Lopez, 64, Powell, died Wednesday morning, Oct. 20 at Powell Valley Healthcare.

Rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22 at Miratsky-Easton Funeral Home, and Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Barbara's Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.

Funeral Mass was celebrated Saturday, Oct. 23 at St. Barbara's Catholic Church for Angel Lopez, 64, who died Wednesday, Oct. 20 in Powell.

He was born Oct. 1, 1940, in La Gralla, Texas, son of Jose Lopez and Juana Garcia Lopez. He attended high school at Rio Grande City and married Antonia Juarez in Powell on Aug. 29, 1964.

He was a farmer by trade and lived in Powell where he enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family.

Survivors include his wife, Antonia Lopez of Powell; four daughters and sons-in-law, Imelda and Jorge Chapa, Norma and Blake Ford and Sylvia and Michael Snyder, all of Idaho Falls, Idaho, and Udelia and Bryan Taggart of Sandy, Utah; three brothers, Manuel (Irma) Lopez of Powell, Jose (Ofelia) Lopez, Jr. and Guadalupe (Ela) Lopez, both of La Gralla, Texas; two sisters, Beatrice Solis (Adolfo) of La Gralla, Texas, and Celedina Juarez (Delfino) of Powell; and 10 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his older sister, Petra Lopez.

Father Pete Johnson officiated at services and burial in Crown Hill Cemetery.