A rosary will be recited for Phillip “ P-Nut” Lopez Jr., 58, of Roswell, NM at 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at St. John’s Catholic Church. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, June 26, 2014 at St. John’s Catholic Church with Father Charlie Martinez officiating. Burial to follow at the South Park Veterans [auth] Cemetery. He passed away on Saturday, June 21, 2014.
He was born June 5, 1957, to Phillip Lopez Sr. and Ruth Lopez in Socorro, NM. He was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church. Phillip was retired from the United States Army after 25 years of service and was a member of the American Legion Riders. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Those left to cherish his memory are his children; Robert Mata, Eloisa Mata-Romero, Alyssa Lopez, Nicole Lopez and Jayden Lopez-Montoya along with two grandchildren, his sisters, Kathy McCartnry and Linda Padilla; his brothers, Frankie Lopez, Ernie Lopez and Ricky Lopez, along with all his Legion Riders and Friends of Roswell.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Phillip Lopez Sr. and Ruth Lopez.
Honorary pallbearers will be the Legion Riders.
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Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.