Velia L. Lopez, 78 was called to join our Lord in Heaven on June 14, 2013. She was born on January 30, 1935 to Martin and Anita Lobato and married Victor M. Lopez on December 24, 1953. They would have celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary this year. Velia is survived by her husband, five (5) children; Margie Velasquez (Bob), Mitzi Lopez (Tim), Daniel Lopez (Evelyn), Debbie French (Rick), Victor Agustin Lopez; 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and many family members and friends. She devoted her entire life to raising and guiding her family. She was truly loved by her family, friends and everyone she met, even though she will leave a void in our hearts, she will always be remembered. We love you Grandma and we will miss you. Funeral services are being coordinated by Bunker’s Garden Chapel, 33 N. Centennial Way, Mesa AZ. (480) 964-8686. In lieu of flowers, donations to Premier Hospice are suggested.