Richard Lopez

Obituary of Richard Lopez

                Richard Michael Lopez, age 58 of White Hall, and formerly of California, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.  He was born October 1, 1960 in Garden Grove, California, the son of Gilbert M. and Bonnie D. Newman Lopez. His father, Gilbert and step mother Lou Lopez survives in Arizona, and his mother Bonnie Neuman of Texas also survives. 

                He has a daughter, Felicia Watson of White Hall, and two sons, Chris Lopez of White Hall, and Richard Lopez of Orange County, California.  His grandchildren are Jeremiah, Mya, Etnie, Elijah, Keylei,  and  Maci.  He is also survived by two sisters, Kathy Dunn of Mississippi, Gabby Lopez of California, and three brothers, Marco Lopez of Pennsylvania, and Gilbert and Johnny Lopez, both of California. 

                Richard worked for many years at HITT Plumbing in Apple Valley, California. He was a huge Chicago Bears fan, liked watching wrestling, and loved taking his grandchildren to the park.  

                A private family Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in White Hall is assisting the family.  Condolences may be left on-line at www.airsman-hires .com