Elizabeth M. ‘Betty’ Lopez, 71

OSWEGO, NY – Elizabeth M. “Betty” Lopez, 71, a resident of Oswego, passed away on Tuesday November 27, 2018, at the Bishop Rehab and Nursing Center in Syracuse.

Born in Bombay, NY, She was a daughter of the late Ernest and Ethel (Durant) Sauve and was a graduate of the Massena Central School.

Betty was a traveling nurse who later was employed as a nurse at the Migrant Daycare Center in Palermo.

She loved knitting and crocheting and enjoyed doing crosswords.

Surviving are her two daughters, Catherine Rosales of Chicago and

Colleen (John Buffham) Sauve of Oswego; a brother, John Sauve of Oswego; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband, Santos Lopez, in 1994; a brother, Ernest Sauve; and a sister, Mary Stickle.

Friends may call at the Dowdle Funeral Home on Sunday from 2 – 5 p.m.

Funeral services will be held on Monday at 11 a.m. from All Saint’s Mausoleum at St. Peter’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 2 S. Clinton Square #305, Syracuse, NY 13202.