Friday, 24 February 2012 00:00
Louis J. Lopez Sr., formerly of Carle Place, passed away on Feb. 14, 2012 at the age of 92. He is survived by his loving wife Marie E. Lopez; children, Louis Lopez Jr. and wife Ellen, Paula A. Lopez and partner Loyda Rivera, Lisa M. Kennedy and husband Jim, and Luanne Yakubosky and husband Marc; and grandchildren, Louis Lopez III, Mathew Lopez, Elysha Lopez, Eugeni Lopez, Kirill Lopez, Patrick R. Kennedy, Brian A. Kennedy, Michele Palardy and Douglas Palardy.Lou graduated from City College of New York with a degree in engineering. He was the marketing manager of the Latin American Countries at Sperry Marine Division for 40 years in Great Neck. After retiring he continued his hobbies as a ham radio operator and enjoyed his love for magic. He also pursued his talent as an artist and many of his watercolor paintings are proudly displayed in homes across Long Island.
The family received friends on Feb. 16 at the Teague Funeral Home in Virginia on Feb. 17. Funeral services were held on Feb. 18 at Pinelawn Memorial Park. The family was cared for in New York by the Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home, Floral Park.