Manuela "Nellie" Lopez

March 7, 1918April 27, 2013
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Manuela "Nellie" Lopez Was born on March 7, 1918 in Topeka, Kansas to Magdaleno and Dorothea Perez. She went to be with the Lord on April 27, 2013. Nellie is survived by her children Paul Lopez and Mary Lopez Russell, siblings Joseph Perez, Cora Gomez, and Concha Ibarra, 7 grand- children, 18 great grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren She was preceded in death by her husband Paul Lopez Sr., son Richard Lopez, William Russell Sr., and grandchildren Michael Russell, Joseph Russell, and great grandson Bryan Russell. Nellie loved to read, listening to Elvis and loved to dance. Visitation for Nellie will be held at Mt. View Mortuary & Cemetery on Tuesday, May 7 between 5pm and 8pm with a Rosary at 7pm. Funeral Mass will be on Wednesday, May 8 at 9am at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with interment to follow at Mt. View Mortuary & Cemetery. "She was loved by all and known as Grandma!!!"


  • Visitation Tuesday, May 7, 2013
  • Rosary Tuesday, May 7, 2013
  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Manuela "Nellie" Lopez

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Candise Lopez

October 25, 2013

Grandma Nellie I will never forget the day you came and saw my first born. You just sat there and cradled him. I just wished I could of spent more time with you. I will always hold onto and cherish that day... Rest in peace! Your great- granddaughter Candise

Dianna Perez

May 8, 2013

Tia Nellie you were beautiful on the inside and out. I will miss your stories about workig at patton and I will miss seeing you at all the parties. You were allways there. Thank you for the love and prayers you sent are way now I will pass them on in memory of you!

Marie Bittner

May 8, 2013

Aunt Nellie, you will be missed, that wonderful smile and distingush look. that is always kind to everyone. Love to all the family and friends.
Marie Barajas Bittner & Family

May 8, 2013

Aunt Nellie, you will be missed with your wonderful, beautiful smile and kindness to all. Love to all the family and your friends.
Marie Barajas Bittner&Family-Highland

Clarissa Hinojosa

May 7, 2013

Love you Aunt Nellie! Miss you!!!

Patsy Jimenez

May 7, 2013

Aunt Nellie, your love to your family and friends was felt by all. You left great memories. You will always be in my heart. Love You

May 6, 2013

Nellie , you small in stature , but you were giant in your sincere love and good heartedness that arrived every time you entered a room. Love to all of the family and friends.. Frank and Cynthia Martinez.