Joseph F. Lopez, 61, of Bonne Terre, MO passed away on December 24, 2021, surrounded by his loved ones. Originally from Estancia, New Mexico, Joe ultimately made his home in Missouri following an eleven year career in the Air Force. In 1992 he met his beautiful wife Kim and they married three years later. In their nearly 30 years together, Joe and Kim enjoyed watching their grandchildren grow, motorcycling, camping, hunting and traveling. He will be dearly missed and always remembered.
Joe is survived by his wife Kim; his five children, Senica (Tyler) Kasper, Jacob Lopez, Chip (Sally) Bothmann, Chrissy (Scott) Rausch, Jessica (Matt) Elliott; his seven grandchildren, Brennan, Fischer, Jackson, Jayden, Brysen, Asher, Monterey; his brothers Carlos, Alfred, and Donald; and sisters Connie, Marie, Cecilia, and Loretta. He was preceded in death by his parents Carlos and Frances Lopez and his brothers Michael and Robert.
Visitation Thursday, December 30 from 4pm – 8pm at Kutis Affton, 10151 Gravios. Funeral service Friday, December 31 at 8:30am at Kutis Affton. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation (cbtf.org), 1460 Broadway, New York, NY 10036 212-448-9494.