Cleo J. Lopez

Cleo J. Lopez, 79, passed away on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at her home. She was the wife of the late Richard Lopez. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late James and Germaine (Sims) Mabray.   Cleo was a telephone operator for the former New England Telephone Company. She loved children and spent a lot of her time taking care of children. She leaves two daughters, Darlene F. Lucas and Kevin Lucas of Taunton, Tina M. Francis and Lamont Valles of East Providence, four grandchildren, Whitney Lucas, Kayla Lucas, Dawnmarie Francis and Diondre Valles, one great grandson, Malik DeAndrade, one sister, Joyce Pona of Providence and one brother, Glen Mabray of Attleboro. She was the sister of the late James Mabray, Lois Gomes, Barbara Shaw and Delores Varella.   Her funeral service will be held on Monday, September 19, 2016 at 11:00 AM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial will be in the Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Calling hours Sunday 5-8. Contributions in her memory to Hope Hospice, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904 would be appreciated.