Michael Jon Lopez of Vicksburg, MI passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 4, 2023, at the age of 53, after a courageous short battle with Pancreatic cancer. He was born in Grand Rapids, MI on March 1, 1970, the son of Pedro (Pete) Lopez and Deborah (Volkers-Lopez) Williamson.
Michael grew up in Rockford, MI. He worked in construction for many years until he was injured. He enjoyed helping others with their home projects. He loved watching and cheering on his favorite football team, the Michigan Wolverines, and spending time with family and friends. Michael will be dearly missed and always remembered.
Michael was preceded in death by his father, Peter Lopez; grandparents, Juan and Santa Lopez, and Harvey and Dorothy Volkers; in-laws, Harm Sr. and Penny Esman; uncles, Juanito Lopez and Abillio Borrego.
Michael is survived by his wife, Jessica (Esman) Lopez; children, Justine (Josh) Cashman, Zackery (Cierra) Lopez, Savannah Lopez, Briana Johnson, Autumn Esman, and Cordell Esman; grandchildren, Aiden Cashman, Isabella Lopez, Hudson Lopez, and Dominic Lopez; mother, Deborah (Alan) Williamson; siblings, Robin Bilinsky, Lisa Lopez, and Heather (Mike) Mervenne; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Join us in celebrating Michael’s life on June 24, 2023, from 1pm to 4pm at residence, 7997 Myers Lake Avenue NE, Rockford, MI 49341. In honor of Michael, wear your University of Michigan clothing if you have any.
While at www.amsfuneralhomes.com please take time to sign Michael’s guestbook and/or share a memory with his family.
The Lopez family is being cared for by the Avink, McCowen & Secord Funeral Homes and Cremation Society, 409 South Main Street, Vicksburg, MI 49097. 269-649-1697.