Hope passed away peacefully on May 19th at 74 years old in her home, surrounded by her family.She is survived by her children, Alexis Carson of Fresno, Nadine Lopez of Watsonville, Gina Lopez of Fresno, Bobby Lopez of Watsonville, a granddaughter she raised, Melony Lopez of Santa Cruz, and a brother Danny Marquez of Watsonville. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
She is predeceased by her husband Fabio “Bobby” Lopez, her parents Ben and Evelyn Marquez, siblings; Alex Ramirez, Victor Ramirez, Lorraine Ramirez, Jimmy Ramirez, Betty Ramirez, Gloria Avila, Rosie Tavera, and Eddie Marquez. Hope was born and raised in Watsonville and started a family soon after high school. She worked as a line worker before becoming a fulltime home maker. She enjoyed gardening, drawing, listening to music, and being with her family. Hope was a loving mother, grandmother, and nurturer to many. Hope was a beautiful and loving soul that will truly be missed by many.
A viewing is scheduled for June 3rd from 8:30 – 12:30 at Mehl’s Chapel with Mass and Funeral services to follow at 1pm at Valley Church. Flowers may be offered at D’Lily’s Flowers & Gifts (831) 763-2583
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