Blasa Ybarra Lopez
Blasa Ybarra Lopez, 94, of Andrews passed away on Saturday, September 1, 2018 in Andrews.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate Mass at 11:00 AM Thursday, September 6, 2018 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 201 NE Avenue K, in Andrews with Rev. Joseph Ogbonna officiating. Interment will follow in the Andrews West Cemetery. Rosary services will be recited at 7:00 PM on Wednesday at McNett Funeral Home Chapel in Andrews. Please celebrate her life by visiting www.mcnettfuneralhome.com.
Blasa was born on November 28, 1923 in Comstock, Texas to Jose Guadalupe Ybarra and Maria Luisa Duque Ybarra. She was raised in Ozona and Sanderson and married Juan Gandarilla Lopez on October 13, 1939 in Sanderson. They moved to Andrews in 1961, where she has been a homemaker. She enjoyed gardening, cooking for family and friends, and spending time with all of her family and grandchildren. She was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church.
She is survived by her 5 daughters, Juanita L. Fuentes, Paula L. Hernandez, Maria L. Aranda and husband, Rey, Ester L. Mendoza, and Rosa Linda Valenzuela and husband, Agapito, all of them from Andrews, 2 sons, Antonio Y. Lopez and wife, Patricia M. and Juan R. Lopez and wife, Susan K., both from Andrews, 23 grandchildren, 56 great grandchildren, and 26 great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Juan, on January 31, 1998, daughter, Dolores Lopez, son, Jose Luis Lopez, brother, Fidencio Ybarra, sister, Beatriz Ybarra Barron, granddaughters, Patricia Ann Hernandez and Janette Paulette Lopez, and grandsons, Mark Anthony Lopez and Juan Patman Lopez, and great grandson, Andrew Allen Froman.
Memorials may be sent to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church or to Permian Regional Medical Center (PRMC) Hospice.