STERLING – Tillie Mary Lopez, 93, of Sterling, passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at Hospice of the Rock River Valley.
Tillie was born May 12, 1925, in Frontenac, Kansas, to Eligio and Carolina (Garcia) Delgado. She was united in marriage to Louis Lopez on Feb. 17, 1967. He preceded her in death.
Tillie was active in her church, always helping out with funeral luncheons. Family was very important to her, especially her grandchildren.
Those left to cherish her memory are her children, Ronald (Jackie) Gonzales and Mary (Jose) Martinez; siblings, Pete (Helen) Delgado, Johnn (Celia) Delgado, Margaret (Michael) Delgado, Mary Jo (Lee) Evans and Josephine Velasquez; grandchildren, Angie (Shaun) Day, Renee (Mike) Wierzbicki, Jesse (Ashley) Gonzales, Luciana (Scott) Maxwell, Coni (Brian) Duarte and Lynda (Ray) Eddleman; and great-grandchildren, Alex Gonzales, Madison, Wesley, and Tyler Eddleman, and Schyler and Sydney Maxwell.
She also was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and one sister.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Runge Mortuary Chapel in Davenport, Iowa. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary chapel. She will be laid to rest at Davenport Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to the family.
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