Noe Rene Lopez, 79, of Nyssa, Oregon passed away peacefully in his sleep on Friday, July 6, 2018 at the Ontario Brookdale assisted living facility.
Noe, was born February 22, 1939, in Roma, Texas. He was one of six sons born to Jesus and Adela Lopez.
In 1956, he and his brothers migrated North with their parents to Adrian, Oregon seeking farm labor jobs in the Treasure Valley. The family moved to Nyssa two years later.
In May of 1961, Noe married Martha (Marte) Chavez. The newlyweds soon started a family, and together, raised their two children.
Noe, worked at Ore-Ida and retired after 37 years. He enjoyed his retirement, and then moved into the Ontario Brookdale facility in 2010 as his health issues began to mount. He loved listening to country music along with socializing and eating candy with his fellow residents.
Noe, was preceded in death by his loving wife of 39 years, his parents, and brothers Leonel, Ismael, Rolando, and Eddie.
He is survived by his brother, Raul Lopez (Anna); daughter, Becky Johnson (Dave); son, Nick Lopez (Laurie); granddaughters, Jubilee and Marley.
A Rosary Service will be held Thursday, July 26th at 6:00 PM, St. Bridget Catholic Church, Nyssa. The Funeral Mass will be held Friday, July 27th at 10:00 AM, St. Bridget Catholic Church, Nyssa. Interment will follow the mass at, Hilltop Memorial Cemetery, Nyssa. Arrangements and Services by Lienkaemper Chapel, Nyssa