Roger Lopez was born on June 4, 1956, in Lubbock, TX, to his loving parents, Rogelio Lopez Sr. and Felicitas Valdez. Following graduation from high school, Roger enlisted in the Navy and served his country proudly.
Family was of utmost importance to Roger, and he cherished his role as a loving husband to his wife Renee Zambrano Lopez. Roger is also survived by a step-son, Michael Zambrano and girlfriend, Faith Muniz; cherished grandson, Michael Zambrano, Jr.; his siblings, Albert Espinoza, Emelda Villanueva and husband Rick, Angelica Najera and wife Angelica Gonzales, Frank R. Lopez, Micaela Garzes and husband Michael, along with numerous nieces and nephews who held a special place in his heart: Holly Roberts, Kamryn Vasquez, Erin Garzes, Porsha Valdez, Alexia Valdez, Veronica Espinoza Vasquez, Miranda Esquivel, Carmen Sophia Caldera, Leslie Ramos, Marisa Villaneuva, and Alivia Najera, Roger Valdez III, Ryan Valdez, Andrew Munoz, Esiah Garcia, Stefan Perez, Alex Cortez, Devin Ruel, Yvette Matsquion and Rick Villanueva.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Esmeralda Espinoza.
Though he may be gone from our sight, Roger will forever remain in our hearts. His legacy of love, dedication, and hard work will be cherished and celebrated by all who knew and loved him.