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Ruben Lopez

November 9, 1952 — October 8, 2023

Ruben Lopez, a beloved husband, father, brother, grandpa, and great-grandpa, passed away on October 8, 2023, in Cleveland, Texas. He was born on November 11, 1952, in LaMarque, Texas.

Ruben was a remarkable individual who dedicated his life to the well-being of his family. A hardworking man with a strong sense of love and devotion, he found joy in both his family and his work. Ruben's remarkable career spanned 35 years at Baker Hughes before he retired.

One of Ruben's great passions was caring for animals. Whether it was their warmth or loyalty that captivated him, his love for them was unwavering throughout his life.

Ruben leaves behind numerous cherished memories that will forever be held dear by those whose lives he touched. He is preceded in death by his parents Lupe and Paula Lopez, as well as his brother Luis Lopez.

Ruben's memory will live on through the love of his life, Cynthia Lisa Lopez, who stood beside him through thick and thin. He also leaves behind his daughters Melanie Longoria of Brownsville, TX; Paula Lopez of Crossville, AL; Christie Aguirre and Misti Johnston of Houston, TX. In addition to his loving wife and daughters, Ruben is survived by sisters Linda Mendiola and Lucy Rivera of S. Houston, TX; brother Lupe Lopez Jr.; grandchildren Natalia Longoria of Brownsville, TX; Taylor Johnston of Houston, TX; Dominique Aguirre of Houston,TX; Alyssa Saldaña of Houston,TX; Reina Johnston of Houston,TX; Rai Johnston-Mejia of Houston,TX; Rhyann Johnston-Mejia of Houston,TX; and Raiden Johnston-Mehia of Houston, TX. His great-grandchildren Asher Johnston, Hazel Johnston, and Emilia Saldaña of Houston, TX will forever hold memories of their great-grandfather.

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Thursday, October 12, 2023

4:00 - 8:00 pm

Cleveland - Pace-Stancil Funeral Home

303 E Crockett St, Cleveland, TX 77327

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