Abel G. Lopez - 76
1/13/1943 - 1/1/2020
Abel G. “Borrega” López. Age 76. Longtime Chicago Heights resident. Born in Anáhuac Nuevo León, México. Immigrated to the United States in 1958. Worked at Thrall Car Company. Retiring from Chicago Heights Park District after 15 years of service. Husband for 54 years of the late Evangelina “Eva” nee Casarez. Father of Sonia (Telesforo Urquizo) Perez, Corina (Rodolfo Burgos) Lopez, Sandy (Brian Watson) Lopez, Ruben (Sheri Minkema) Lopez and the late Abel Lopez Jr. Grandfather of Rogelio (Mariah), Amanda (Ivan) and Elizabeth Perez, Tiffany and John Lopez, Sofia and Tommy Watson, Michael Lopez, Nicholas Minkema and Abel Lopez IV. Great Grandfather of Jasmin and Rogelio Perez III, Luis R. Urbina Jr, Ivan and Roman Perez, Jose and Corina Carbajal, Audrina Resendez and Santiago Perez. Son of the late Epifania nee Garcia and Abel Lopez. Brother of Socorro (late Julio) Espinoza, Dolores (late Juan Jose) Espinoza, Herlinda “Linda” (Arturo) Lozano, Paul (Irene) Lopez, Antonio (Olivia) Lopez and the late Ramon (late Cristina) Lopez, Jose (Josefina) Lopez, and Guillermo “Willie” (late Adelina) Lopez. Uncle and friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W 14th St ( US Rt 30, 3 blks E of Western Ave), Chicago Heights on Monday January 13, 2020 from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Funeral Tuesday January 14, 2020 9:15 am from funeral home to St Paul Catholic Church, 206 E 25th Street, Chicago Heights. Interment Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood. Info 708-481-9230 and panozzobros.com.