William Bernard “Bernie” Lopez, 56, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 at his home in Paradise.
A memorial service is 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Greenwood Funeral Home in Fort Worth.
Bernie was born Feb. 9, 1956, in Fort Worth. He retired from General Motors after 31 years of dedicated service.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Phyllis Lopez; father- in-law Herman Glen McDonald; mother-in-law Rowena McDonald; and sister-in-law Glenda McDonald.
Survivors include his loving wife of 36 years, Mary Lopez of Paradise; sons Kevin Glen Lopez and wife, Erin, of Bridgeport and Nathan Bernard Lopez of Paradise; father Theodore Lopez of Hurst; grandchildren Vanessa Marie Lopez and Kellen Glen Lopez, both of Bridgeport; sisters Vicki Harvey and husband, John, of Paradise and Teresa Lopez of Addison; brother Clemente Lopez and partner, Richard Norman, of Dallas; sister-in-law Audrey McDonald of Fort Worth; nephew Shands; nieces Kaitlin, Morgan and Skyler; great-niece Amelia Bernice; and all of Bernie’s four-legged children.
The family offered special thanks to Dr. Mary Milam and her staff for six years of loving care and to hospice nurse, Jesse, for outstanding care for Bernie and his family during their time of need.